Tips and Resources

Did you work from home in 2020 because of the pandemic?

You may be eligible to get some money back by claiming expenses. The government has introduced a new temporary, flat-rate method to simplify these expense claims. (View this infographic for a detailed breakdown of the flat-rate expense method.) You’re eligible to use this new method if you worked from home due to COVID-19 for more than 50% of the time during a period of at least four consecutive weeks in 2020. Learn more about home office expenses for employees on the Canada Government website.