can i claim part of my rent as office

Discussion in 'Askaboutbusiness' started by bobby2, Jan 17, 2010.

  1. bobby2

    bobby2 Guest

    hi , i an a sole trader and i'm renting a house to live , can i claim part of my rent as i use 1 room as my office. thanks.
     
  2. Arch2

    Arch2 Frequent Poster

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    Yes if you use it for your sole trade. But beware does the landlord allow you carry on a trade in the property.
     
  3. bobby2

    bobby2 Guest

    Thanks Arch 2 for your reply, do you have to allocate a % of the sq meterage of the property to use as office space and what % of the rent is deductable . Thanks .