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POLICE OFFICER CHECKLIST

  • Accountancy and tax agent fees
  • Compulsory uniform - identifies you as an employee by its colour, style or type and is compulsory for you to wear it. If not compulsory the uniform must be registered. No claim conventional clothing for a detective
  • Depreciation - tools and equipment over $300
  • Informant expenses - not reimbursed by department
  • Insurance - tools, equipment and personal accident
  • Licences & certificates
  • Laundry & drycleaning of protective clothing  or uniform
  • Meals - only where overnight travel requires sleep away from home
  • Professional association, registration or union fees
  • Pistol club membership fees
  • Police academy - self-education training courses but not fitness expenses
  • Police dog expenses - training & maintaining - but not for a guard dog
  • Protective clothing - wet weather gear, sunglasses, sunhats, sunscreen, bullet proof vest
  • Phone Usage – work related calls and texts
  • Seminars & conferences, field days and training courses

Please keep all your receipts

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