Tax advice for e-workers

15 Mar 2018 John Kieran ACMA CPA
Revenue have issued new guidelines for e-workers i.e. workers who spend a significant time working at home through remote access.

The guidelines allows the employer to purchase for the employee various printer equipment, cartridges, office chair etc. used primarily for their work duties without being liable to Benefit in Kind tax deduction.

There is also an allowance for light and heat of €3.20 per day that can be paid to the employee tax free for each day worked at home.

Full details can be reviewed by clicking the link: Revenue E-Working

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John is a Certified Public Accountant and member of CIMA, the world’s largest professional body of management accountants.