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R&D Tax Incentive claims: The good, the bad, the dodgy
Friday, 28 August 2015
The Tax Office warns that it is working closely with AusIndustry to identify taxpayers involved in aggressive R&D Tax Incentive arrangements.
The Tax Office asked small business how it can help: Here’s what you told it
Thursday, 27 August 2015
Tax Office staff have been out and about across the country consulting thousands of small businesses owners, getting feedback and input from each one on the Tax Office’s directions, products and services.
Single Touch Payroll questions answered: Have your say
Thursday, 27 August 2015
The introduction of Single Touch Payroll was always going to be thwart with dificulties, but the breadth of concerns even caught the government on the back foot. Consultation on the initiative is wide open.
Tax Office data matching blitz targets merchant credit card sales
Thursday, 27 August 2015
In an unprecedented first for small business tax compliance, the Tax Office has revealed it will chase up incorrectly disclosed income and match it to credit card and debit card records throughout the 2014-15 financial year.
FREE webinars for newly registered tax and BAS agents
Thursday, 20 August 2015
The Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) currently offers a range of webinars to potential and registered tax practitioners.
ATO SuperStream webinars for accounting professionals - FREE
Friday, 7 August 2015
The Tax Office is providing free webinars to help accountants, bookkeepers, tax and BAS agents understand more about SuperStream and how it affects their clients as employers.
Dividend stripping in the taxman’s firing line
Thursday, 6 August 2015
The Tax Office has recently warned about the practice known as “dividend stripping”, and has drawn attention to a previously issued taxpayer alert also warning against these arrangements.
What type of SMSF trustee are you?
Thursday, 6 August 2015
The plethora of service and product suppliers to the SMSF market will be looking to present their solutions more from a “help-you-do-it” approach than a “do-it-yourself” option.
R&D Tax Incentive claims: The good, the bad, the dodgy
Friday, 28 August 2015
The Tax Office warns that it is working closely with AusIndustry to identify taxpayers involved in aggressive R&D Tax Incentive arrangements.
The Tax Office asked small business how it can help: Here’s what you told it
Thursday, 27 August 2015
Tax Office staff have been out and about across the country consulting thousands of small businesses owners, getting feedback and input from each one on the Tax Office’s directions, products and services.
Single Touch Payroll questions answered: Have your say
Thursday, 27 August 2015
The introduction of Single Touch Payroll was always going to be thwart with dificulties, but the breadth of concerns even caught the government on the back foot. Consultation on the initiative is wide open.
Tax Office data matching blitz targets merchant credit card sales
Thursday, 27 August 2015
In an unprecedented first for small business tax compliance, the Tax Office has revealed it will chase up incorrectly disclosed income and match it to credit card and debit card records throughout the 2014-15 financial year.
Four rental property deductions under scrutiny this tax season
Tuesday, 4 August 2015
This tax time the Tax Office is specially targeting excessive or inappropriate deductions made by rental property owners. Don't get caught out.
The quick and easy way to keep track of your deductions — all year
Monday, 20 July 2015
The Tax Office has released a new app to help individuals record and manage income tax and work-related expense deductions over an annual period.
Imagine Australian taxpayers as a village of 100 people
Monday, 22 June 2015
To put some colour into otherwise dreary data, the Tax Office’s statisticians decided to condense all the information they have on us and present this in terms of an imaginary small village made up of 100 people.
Get help with SuperStream with these free Tax Office webinars
Friday, 12 June 2015
Accountants, agents and bookkeepers helping their clients migrate toward the Tax Office’s automated SuperStream system have a series of webinars to explain the process.