What expenses can I claim for as a Self-Employed Carer?
As a self-employed Carer, it is important that you keep a record of your income and expenditure. HMRC guidance states that any self-employed individuals are required to retain proof of income and expenses for up to 6 years.
One of the benefits of using the Easy Return Portal, is that you can effortlessly upload pictures of receipts and purchase invoices on to their cloud system, which you can view online at any time. This will help to ensure that your expense records are kept secure and accessible whenever you need them.
It is important to know which expenses are allowable for tax relief. These need to be wholly and exclusively for business purposes only. For guidance, we have enclosed a list of typical expenses to give you an idea of what is allowable.
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