Eat in or take away?

Michael Steed returns to one of his favourite areas of tax and considers tax relief for ‘food on the go’

Editor’s note: Since this article was written, our decisions about how and where we can eat and travel have been significantly impacted. We considered holding this article back until life starts to return to normal but, in a spirit of optimism, have decided to publish. We hope you don’t find it too tantalising…

One of the reasons that I signed up for tax is that some simple questions can have such complicated answers and food on the go is a good example! So, can I get tax relief for food on the go?