Were you required to work from home due to COVID-19?

For the 2020/21 tax year, HMRC allow you to claim the full allowance of £312 even if you worked at home for:

Only a single day during the year (online/zoom meeting etc)
• Reasons such as self-isolating; following government guidance to work from home etc

Note: HMRC allow each taxpayer in the home to claim the full £312 allowance – no receipts required


Between 6 April 2019 to 5 April 2020

Between 6 April 2020 to 5 April 2021


Select "No" to both questions if your employer has reimbursed you for home office expenses