What Can Registered Nurses Claim on Tax for Expenses?

There’s more good news relating to nursing salaries, and that is that it may be possible to claim for a number of deductions relating to Australian taxes in your profession. In fact, according to the Australian Taxation Office, nurses may be able to claim for a broad range of work-related expenses. These may include but are not necessarily limited to:

You can use the myDeductions tool on the ATO website to keep track of work expenses or you can hire an accountant to help you compile a comprehensive tax return. Either way, a nurse’s salary can receive a significant boost through tax deductions, particularly when you are at the lower pay scales as a student or trainee nurse.