Licence agreement to use part of home as an office

5 Reviews
Select support levelCompare
Recommended

Document overview

This is a licence agreement between you and your business for the latter to use rooms in your home for work purposes, establishing a proper cost for tax and partnership accounting.
Compliant
Compliant with the latest law in
  • England & Wales
  • Scotland
Document propertied
Document properties
  • Length:2 pages (1000 words)
  • Available in:
    MsWordMicrosoft Word DOCXApple pagesApple PagesRTFRTF
watertight guarantee
Backed by our watertight guarantee

If the document isn’t right for your circumstances for any reason, just tell us and we’ll refund you in full immediately.

writing in plain english
Written in plain English

We avoid legal terminology unless necessary. Plain English makes our documents easy to understand, easy to edit and more likely to be accepted.

Notes
Guidance notes included

You don’t need legal knowledge to use our documents. We explain what to edit and how in the guidance notes included at the end of the document.

email
Support from our legal team

Email us with questions about editing your document. Use our Lawyer Assist service if you’d like our legal team to check your document will do as you intend.

Update
Up to date with the latest law

Our documents comply with the latest relevant law. Our lawyers regularly review how new law affects each document in our library.

About this document

This agreement licenses use of certain rooms for work purposes in return for a fee.

This type of document is most often used to formalise an arrangement where a director of a company or partner in a partnership works part-time or permanently from home and wants to set up provision for claiming home expenses against taxable income.

It provides evidence to the tax authorities that there is a formal relationship between the property owner and the business so that tax allowances can be claimed against the taxable income of the company or partnership.

Similar documents

If the property is not the home of the person who uses it for work (for example, storage rooms of an office are let to a shop next door) then this type of licence agreement is more suitable.

Notes

If you are a sole trader working under your own name, this agreement cannot be used because you cannot make an agreement with yourself as a person and yourself as a business. For tax purposes, simply record which rooms you use, and how often you use them.

You should be careful to avoid exclusive use of any one part of the property for business purposes or you may find that a proportion of the gain when you sell it will not be allowable against capital gains tax.

Contents

  • Property details
  • Licence fee, including other charges such as services and rates
  • Payment provisions
  • Use allowed
  • Licensee’s promises
Sample licence agreement to use part of home as an officeSample page from the licence to use part of home as an office

CallTalk to us about this document

We are happy to answer any questions you have. Arrange for us to call you.

Recent reviews

Fast, helpful service
08 December 2017
Very fast service, and provided me with the answers I needed . Thanks Rashid
Sinead Kachroo
Review of the Ireland version
Good Document
07 October 2013
Good document. I will keep you in my favourites should I require any other documents in the future.
Jayne Byrne
Prompt Exactly What's Needed
14 May 2013
Prompt response to my query and exactly what I required
Ron Kidd
Read all 5 reviews

Choose the level of support you need

Document Only

Complete the document template yourself using our guidance notes
£10.80
(incl VAT)
  • ok This document
  • okDetailed guidance notes explaining how to edit each paragraph
Most Popular

Lawyer Assist

Support from our legal team during and after editing
203 Reviews
£172.80
(incl VAT)
  • ok This document
  • okDetailed guidance notes explaining how to edit each paragraph
  • okUnlimited email support - ask our legal team any question related to completing the document
  • ok
    Review of your edited document by our legal team including:
    • reporting on whether your changes comply with the law
    • answering your questions about how to word a new clause or achieve an outcome
    • checking that your use of defined terms is correct and consistent
    • correcting spelling mistakes
    • reformatting the document ready to sign
© 2000 - 2024 Net Lawman Limited.
All rights reserved