Can I get a mileage deduction for working overtime?
September 26, 2008
Date: 14 Apr 2008
My husband normally works five days a week, but very often he has to work extra on Saturday. He gets paid for it, but his employer will not pay for the mileage. Can he claim this mileage as a business expense?
Date: 30 Apr 2008
Assuming the mileage is for commuting from your home to his job and back, it's a non-deductible personal expense.
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