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Where do I claim meal, lodging, and employment expenses as a transport employee?

In order to claim amounts such as meals and lodging as a transport employee, you should first determine your eligibility. If you are required to transport goods as part of your employment, you may be able to claim travel and other expenses as well as part of your tax return.

How to get started:

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  1. Select the icon of the magnifying glass (or Find), and type Transport into the search field.
  2. Select Transport Employee Expenses from the list of results, and then select Go.The Information for a Transport Employee page appears.
  3. Enter your period of employment in the space provided and select the method you’re using to enter your expenses, then select Continue.The Trip Summary for Truck Drivers and Other Transport Employees page appears.
  4. Select either Enter New Short-haul Trip or Enter New Long-haul Trip, then enter your information in the space provided and select Continue.The Trip Summary for Truck Drivers and Other Transport Employees page appears. If entering information for another trip, repeat the previous step. Or select Done with trips when complete.
  5. On the Repayments page, enter the amount your employer has or will repay you for your meals and lodging (if applicable), then select Continue.
  1. Select the icon of the magnifying glass (or Find), and type Transport into the search field.
  2. Select Transport Employee Expenses from the list of results, and then select Go.The Information for a Transport Employee page appears.
  3. Enter your period of employment in the space provided and select the method you’re using to enter your expenses, then select Continue.The Trip Details for Short-haul Truck Drivers and Other Transport Employees page appears.
  4. Enter your information in the space provided, then select Continue to enter your meal and lodging information.The Meals and Lodging Details for Short-haul Truck Drivers and Other Transport Employees page appears.
  5. Enter your information in the space provided, then select Continue

Related information:

How do I submit Form T2200 - Conditions of Employment or Form TP-64.3-V - General Employment Condition

Meal and vehicle rates used to calculate travel expenses

Other Employment Expenses

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