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Business mileage calculation

I have an employee who has submitted business mileage when they were send on a course.  

For argument sake and to make it clear to understand, assume the employee lives in Manchester, his permanent office work place is in London, and he was sent on a course in Scotland for the day. 

So on the day of the course the employee drive from his house in Manchester to Scotland and back again.  However, he is claiming mileage from the office in London up to Scotland and then back to his home in Manchester.  

I assume the mileage claim should be for mileage actually driven and not be claimed from the London office based on the fact he didn't actually travel to Scotland from London, he travelled from his house in Manchester. 

Probably a silly question but just wanted to be sure.  



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Good one!

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