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Investor Support Services

List of claimable items when owing an Investment Property

  • Advertising for tenants
  • Bank charges
  • Body corporate fees and charges
  • Cleaning
  • Council rates & water charges
  • Annual power guarantee fees for electricity and gas
  • Gardening and lawn mowing
  • In-house audio and video service charges
  • Building, contents and public liability Insurance
  • Interest on loans
  • Land tax
  • Preparation, registration and stamp duty expenses for lease documents
  • Legal expenses (excluding acquisition costs and borrowing costs)
  • Mortgage discharge expenses
  • Pest control
  • Property agent’s fees and commissions (including prior to the property being available to rent)
  • Expenses incurred in attending property investment seminars to improve the performance of a current income-producing property
  • Quantity surveyor’s fees
  • Costs incurred in relocating tenants into temporary accommodation if the property is unfit to occupy for a period of time
  • Repairs and maintenance
  • Cost of a defective building works report in connection to repairs and maintenance conducted
  • Secretarial and bookkeeping fees
  • Security patrol fees
  • Servicing costs, for example, servicing a water heater
  • Stationery and postage
  • Telephone calls and rental
  • Tax-related expenses

(You cannot solely rely on this information: Always best to seek professional, independent and personal financial advice from your accountant)

 

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