How to register this in the tax return?
The rate is 710 NOK per day. You must multiply the number of nights you spent at a hotel with the rate. You add the amount to the other food and accommodation expenses you can claim deduction for, and register the total amount in post 3.2.7.
Example: You spend 200 nights in a hotel
200 days x 710 NOK = 142 000 in food expenses
The total amount, 221 358 NOK, can in this case be registered in post 3.2.7 in the tax return.
If your employer offer a canteen or similar where breakfast, lunch and dinner is served, and the employees' payment is at least equivalent to the market price for such food, you can claim a deduction at the lowest rate of NOK 200 per day.
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You do not need to send us any documentation of this, but you must be able to provide documentation if we ask for it. Documentation can be receipts from the stay or a confirmation from the employer that you have stayed in a hotel.
If your actual expenses are greater than the rate, you can claim deduction for your actual expenses.
Other deductions you might be entitled to