Tax deductions for software and analyst programmers
Software and analyst programmers design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in accordance with user requirements, and system and technical specifications.
Average weekly pay: $1,801
Employment size: 104,000
Future growth: Very Strong
Skill level Bachelor Degree or Higher
Typical tax deductions include:
- Motor vehicle travel to and from work if having either shifting workplaces (working at more than one site each day before returning home), or transporting bulky equipment.
- Motor vehicle travel visiting clients and attending training courses.
- Phone and internet – work %.
- Compulsory work uniform branded with the employers logo.
- Handbag, briefcase or satchel.
- Professional seminars, courses, conferences and workshops.
- Reference books, technical journals and trade magazines related to IT.
- Self-education courses related to the current job.
- Home office running expenses.
- Union fees, licences, registrations and subscriptions.
- Overseas conferences, courses and study tours.
- Overnight travel expenses visiting clients or attending different workplaces – includes airfares, accommodation and meals.
- Cost of business lunches – This is the case even if business matters are discussed.
Tax Strategies we can assist you with.
Self education expenses
Overseas conferences, courses and study tours
Computers, tools, equipment and other assets
Compulsory work uniform
Union fees, licences, registrations and subscriptions
Phone and internet
Motor vehicle expenses: cents per km method
Home office running expenses
Handbags, briefcases and satchels
Overnight travel expenses
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