Ironing Out Laundry Expenses: How To Claim Work Uniform Laundry Costs

Do you wear a uniform to work?

If it falls into any of the categories we discussed in our uniform expenses post, you can also make a claim on your tax return for the cost of laundering those uniforms. The way you calculate your laundry expenses will depend on your means of cleaning. We’ve created the following table which lists some of the possible methods for laundering your work clothes as well as how to calculate your deduction.