The ATO has cast a wide net this year as to who they will be targeting for their annual tax return hit list. Every year we find out which profession will be scrutinised by the ATO, however instead of picking particular industries this year the ATO has scoped in any tax payer which submits an electronic device as a deduction.

The use of electronic devices such as mobile phones, computers, and blackberries out of work hours is often reflected in our tax returns, and these devices are becoming a huge part of the $19.5 billion of work related expenses Australians claim each year.

ATO Assistant Commissioner Karen Anstis says, “People are using their computers at home for work-related purposes but it is very important they understand the distinctions between what is work-related and what is personal use

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