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    • AG47
    • By AG47 14th Apr 18, 8:16 PM
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    Self employed lease car expenses
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    • 14th Apr 18, 8:16 PM
    Self employed lease car expenses 14th Apr 18 at 8:16 PM
    Leasing a car for self employment is 100% expenses isnít it?

    I hear itís far better to lease rather than buy when your self employed

    https://www.leasecomparison.co.uk/personal-lease-cars/kia/ceed-estate/ceed-sportswagon-5dr-16crdi-134-dpf-ss-eu6-2-dct-auto7-307579274
    Nothing has been fixed since 2008, it was just pushed into the future
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    • BorisThomson
    • By BorisThomson 14th Apr 18, 8:29 PM
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    • 14th Apr 18, 8:29 PM
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    • 14th Apr 18, 8:29 PM
    There are a few websites now like air b&b but for your car.

    Drive.co.uk is one of them.

    Can you hire out a lease car on one of these sites?

    Even if your not supposed to, how would they know?
    Originally posted by AG47
    Is this the car you plan to rent out to other people, whilst claiming income support and declaring that you only earn £20 a week?
    • LilElvis
    • By LilElvis 15th Apr 18, 5:52 AM
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    • 15th Apr 18, 5:52 AM
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    • 15th Apr 18, 5:52 AM
    As the car would not solely be used for your business then the answer is no, 100% of the costs cannot be ascribed to the business.
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