ATO – What attracts our audit attention
To help you taxpayers get things right, you should consider the behaviours, characteristics and tax issues t
You can claim the costs of washing, drying and ironing eligible work clothes, or having them dry-cleaned.
You must have written evidence, such as diary entries and receipts, for your laundry expenses if both:
If you don’t need to provide written evidence for your laundry expenses, you may use a reasonable basis to work out your claim. For washing, drying and ironing you do yourself, we consider that a reasonable basis for working out your laundry claim is:
If you choose a different basis to work out your claim, we may ask you to explain that basis.