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Taxpayers Australia cited in a report on the external scrutiny of the ATO
Thursday, 5 May 2016
The current level of scrutiny of the ATO is appropriate, but changes to the governance structure of the ATO, and an increase in powers to the Inspector-General of Taxation, should be considered.
What!!! Lifetime cap on non-concessional contributions
Wednesday, 4 May 2016
The lifetime cap on non-concessional contributions caught many superannuation members and advisers by surprise.
Pre-retirees: Catch-up concessional super contributions to be allowed
Wednesday, 4 May 2016
Individuals will soon be allowed to make additional concessional contributions where they have not reached their concessional contributions cap in previous years.
Instant asset write-off: Cars you can get for less than $20,000
Tuesday, 3 May 2016
With the $20,000 temporary instant asset write-off being extended to businesses with a turnover of less than $10 million, it’s a good opportunity for small businesses to review their capital expenditure budgets.
Taxpayers Australia cited in a report on the external scrutiny of the ATO
Thursday, 5 May 2016
The current level of scrutiny of the ATO is appropriate, but changes to the governance structure of the ATO, and an increase in powers to the Inspector-General of Taxation, should be considered.
What!!! Lifetime cap on non-concessional contributions
Wednesday, 4 May 2016
The lifetime cap on non-concessional contributions caught many superannuation members and advisers by surprise.
Pre-retirees: Catch-up concessional super contributions to be allowed
Wednesday, 4 May 2016
Individuals will soon be allowed to make additional concessional contributions where they have not reached their concessional contributions cap in previous years.
Instant asset write-off: Cars you can get for less than $20,000
Tuesday, 3 May 2016
With the $20,000 temporary instant asset write-off being extended to businesses with a turnover of less than $10 million, it’s a good opportunity for small businesses to review their capital expenditure budgets.
Taxpayers Australia cited in a report on the external scrutiny of the ATO
Thursday, 5 May 2016
The current level of scrutiny of the ATO is appropriate, but changes to the governance structure of the ATO, and an increase in powers to the Inspector-General of Taxation, should be considered.
What!!! Lifetime cap on non-concessional contributions
Wednesday, 4 May 2016
The lifetime cap on non-concessional contributions caught many superannuation members and advisers by surprise.
Pre-retirees: Catch-up concessional super contributions to be allowed
Wednesday, 4 May 2016
Individuals will soon be allowed to make additional concessional contributions where they have not reached their concessional contributions cap in previous years.
Instant asset write-off: Cars you can get for less than $20,000
Tuesday, 3 May 2016
With the $20,000 temporary instant asset write-off being extended to businesses with a turnover of less than $10 million, it’s a good opportunity for small businesses to review their capital expenditure budgets.
Should I use a BAS agent, accountant, or tax agent?
Wednesday, 14 October 2015
Running a successful start-up often comes down to knowing when to call for help. Getting the right help means getting things done the right way quickly, and when it comes to tax, it pays to be swift and accurate. So what kind of professional should you go with?
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.