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Proposed new employee share scheme plan has one problem: Deloitte
Thursday, 29 January 2015
The government’s draft changes to the rules on employee share schemes has at least one problem — how to define a startup. One major accounting firm has a suggestion.
Inspector-General of Taxation considers the taxman’s administration of valuation matters
Thursday, 29 January 2015
Small business owners may be looking at simpler, cheaper and less time-consuming valuations when claiming certain tax breaks.
Five apps that could revolutionise how you do business
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
There are some very handy apps that can allow you to operate your business on the go – or completely change the way you do things.
Racked up a tax loss? Put it in your pocket for ‘ron
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
A business generally makes a tax loss when the total deductions it can claim for an income year exceed total assessable income — but making a loss doesn't have to be all bad news.
Tax agents: You could be about to get a letter from the ATO on your "very high wealth" clients
Thursday, 30 October 2014
The Tax Office is about to embark on a letter campaign targeting tax professionals with very "high wealth" clients. However tax agents will still have an oppotrunity to confirm or otherwise this assesment.
Tax Office publications released
Thursday, 16 October 2014
The following Tax Office publications have been released:
Update from the Tax Practitioners Board
Thursday, 16 October 2014
The following updates have been released:
Tax Rulings, Determinations and Interpretative Decisions
Thursday, 16 October 2014
The following Taxation Rulings and Determinations have been released:
Proposed new employee share scheme plan has one problem: Deloitte
Thursday, 29 January 2015
The government’s draft changes to the rules on employee share schemes has at least one problem — how to define a startup. One major accounting firm has a suggestion.
Inspector-General of Taxation considers the taxman’s administration of valuation matters
Thursday, 29 January 2015
Small business owners may be looking at simpler, cheaper and less time-consuming valuations when claiming certain tax breaks.
Five apps that could revolutionise how you do business
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
There are some very handy apps that can allow you to operate your business on the go – or completely change the way you do things.
Racked up a tax loss? Put it in your pocket for ‘ron
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
A business generally makes a tax loss when the total deductions it can claim for an income year exceed total assessable income — but making a loss doesn't have to be all bad news.
Positive signs for SMSF trustees, says SPAA
Thursday, 22 January 2015
SMSF trustees can now have far greater confidence in their superannuation, both in the accumulation and pension phases, says the SMSF Professionals’ Association.
Super funds should advertise in newspapers, not on TV: CoreData
Thursday, 22 January 2015
Superannuation funds should invest in newspaper advertising instead of TV, CoreData figures reveal.
Health groups want fat/sugar tax introduced to help lower obesity
Wednesday, 21 January 2015
A coalition of leading health groups are calling on the government to consider a levy or tax on sugary drinks and other junk food in order to tackle Australia's battle with the bulge.
Top 10 SMSF compliance mistakes
Wednesday, 21 January 2015
Here are the top 10 compliance mistakes made by SMSF trustees from 2005 to 2012.