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Claiming Home Office Expenses for the 2020 Tax Year

Finance By Perrin Grauer

Posted on February 05, 2021 | Updated February 26, 2021, 2:49PM

Filed in Faculty, Staff, Students

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Your guide to claiming deductions for WFH expenses.

As an employee working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you may be able to claim a deduction for certain home-office expenses.

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is recognizing the special circumstances of the 2020 tax year by introducing two new ways employees can claim home office expenses:

1.) The Temporary Flat Rate Method

2.) Detailed Method

How to Request the T2200S Tax Form