Do You Wash Your Own Uniform? If “Yes” you should read on ...
Who can claim a uniform tax rebate?
To be able to claim a uniform tax rebate you must meet the following conditions …
You have to wear as part of your job a branded uniform like a Nurse or Fireman - in some cases a uniform with a detachable name badge may be allowable
You meet the cost of washing your own uniform
You are not reimbursed or provided laundering facilities ( even if you don’t use them ) by your employer
You have paid tax in the year of your claim
You can also claim if you wash your own protective clothing worn for work
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Uniform tax rebate - how much can I claim?
The amount you can claim back is normally £60 per tax year but this does depend on the type of industry you work in. Some industries have higher allowances meaning you can claim more back.
How many years can I claim a uniform tax rebate for?
A uniform tax rebate claim can be made for the last four tax years and you don’t have to be with the same employer to be able to claim.
Can I claim for anything else?
In many cases you could be due more back than just a uniform tax rebate. You can claim a tax rebate for…
- Paying into some but not all professional bodies
- Using your own car or public transport for work purposes ( not normal commuting )
- Buying your own tools and protective clothing for work use
Any additional tax relief can be claimed back at the same time as your uniform tax rebate claim and can significantly increase the tax rebate you are owed.
How do I claim a uniform tax rebate?
Tax Rebate Services specialises in claiming back uniform tax rebates. We use qualified accountants to make the process simple and hassle free for you. As a member of the AAT you can guarantee your claim will be dealt with safely and securely.
To make a claim just fill in an easy uniform tax claim form
Download the uniform tax rebate claim PDF forms
Call 0845 094 0005 or 01228 520477 between 8.30 am and 4.30 pm