Solved: You could claim a portion of those expenses under ...

Why sign in to the Community?

  • Submit a question
  • Check your notifications
or and start working on your taxes
EnglishEN

Pick a language

Français English
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Highlighted
New Member

Can styling tools (brushes, blow dryers, etc) I've purchased for my work as a hair stylist, but not reimbursed by my employer, be claimed as employment expenses?

 
1 Best answer

Accepted Solutions
New Member

Can styling tools (brushes, blow dryers, etc) I've purchased for my work as a hair stylist, but not reimbursed by my employer, be claimed as employment expenses?

You could claim a portion of those expenses under other expenses, but if you are an employee and receive  a T4 from your employer, you will need to get a signed T2200 from the employer stating that these expenses are necessary for your employment.

http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/E/pbg/tf/t777/t777-fill-13e.pdf

http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/E/pbg/tf/t2200/t2200-fill-13e.pdf

View solution in original post

1 Reply
New Member

Can styling tools (brushes, blow dryers, etc) I've purchased for my work as a hair stylist, but not reimbursed by my employer, be claimed as employment expenses?

You could claim a portion of those expenses under other expenses, but if you are an employee and receive  a T4 from your employer, you will need to get a signed T2200 from the employer stating that these expenses are necessary for your employment.

http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/E/pbg/tf/t777/t777-fill-13e.pdf

http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/E/pbg/tf/t2200/t2200-fill-13e.pdf

View solution in original post

v