The demands on workers are high.
Urgent work can require work beyond their normal hours, and some workers can be required to travel for work; this can even mean overnight stays away from home.
In some cases, the extra out of pocket costs can mean allowances or a tax deduction.
The Australian Tax Office has recently updated the reasonable travel and overtime meal allowance expense amounts for the 2021–22 income year?
Staying up to date with what you are entitled to is important.