DSM Chartered Accountants news update 15th May 2020 – PAYE employees Covid-19 home working tax allowance
Employees who are now working from home because their work place is closed, may be able to claim tax relief for some of the bills they have to pay. From 6 April 2020 your employer can pay you up to £6 a week (£26 a month) to cover your additional costs if you have to work from home – particularly under previous and ongoing government guidance for Covid-19. Please note for previous tax years the rate is £4 a week (£18 a month).
To check if your eligible to claim, please follow the link below: –
You will need to have your P60 and National Insurance Number to hand.