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Five examples of how SARS treats specific travel

by , 20 September 2015
Do you run a business as a close corporation, a partnership, company or sole proprietor? And do you use a vehicle for business purposes?

If so, then you can deduct the business expense in terms of the general deduction formula.

But how exactly does SARS treat travel?

This is a questioning that you may be wanting an answer for.

The answer requires you to understand the purpose of travel. In other words, business as opposed to non-business purposes.

So, here are five examples of how SARS treats specific travel, whether it is for business or not:

Exampel#1:

Travel to and from your home and business isn't considered business travel.

Exampel#2:

Travelling between two distinct businesses which are both run by you isn't business travel.
 
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Exampel#3:

If your office is at home, then travelling from your home to clients is considered to be business travel.

Exampel#4:

Directors can't deduct expenses for travelling between different places for directors' meetings.

Exampel#5:

If you travel directly from your home to a client, without stopping at the office along the way, is deductible.
 

There were five examples of how SARS treats specific travel.

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