Tax And Labour Law Aspects Of Winter Weather Conditions

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The firm Farooqui from Essen informed In the winter weather chaos it comes every year to the creation of countless accidents and delays, which influence in the contractual relationship between an employee and an employer. The Essen Office Farouk portrays what tax and labour consequences these circumstances. Workers involved in connection with a double budgeting in accidents on the way to work, caused operational tours and family journeys, may make them this incurred financial expenses as expenses claimed. The Treasury initially allowed the assertion of directly caused the accident repair costs, regardless of whether the employee has or not caused the accident. More tax eligible expenses are as a result of the accident, costs for lawyers, surveyors, processes and compensation.

No repair of the accident vehicle should be performed and his ordinary life not yet exceeded, workers can tax deduct also its impairment. Basis of tax deductibility, however, is that in question do not already is paid from other sources, such an insurance. In this case, the marketability on the excess portion of the employee is limited. He has also to take an increase in his insurance premiums in purchase, the workers may claim this additional amount as deductible limited Special Edition. The wintry weather caused not only accidents but also widespread delays on public transport and traffic jams. In the course of these conditions millions of workers take delayed their work year after year. The labour obligation of the employee to bear the risk of the way, the employer’s wage payment obligation does not apply in weather-related delays.

Exceptions arise out of collective agreements. In contrast, the obligation for the payment of wages, is no longer necessary if workers at their place of work due to the winter weather can not work. Alone the employer bears the operating risk for dropout heaters, machinery and the like. In practice it proves for the inexperienced tax taxpayers often quite hard, to tax correctly claim the costs of accidents. The tax professionals of the Essen Office Farouk assist clients, starting from their expertise and experience, at any time with regard to the assertion of accident costs. Press contact firm Farooqui contact: Michael Forschner of certified public accountant and tax consultant Huyssenallee 52-56 45128 Essen Tel: 0201 245830 fax: 0201 2458350 email: Homepage: