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October 2015

In this issue; GST on all (Taxable) online transactions from 1 July 2017, NZ changes to GST imports to affect our exporters, Taxpayers can apply to the ATO for a market value ruling, Holiday rentals under the microscope, Credit and debit cards data matching program, ATO warns about doing your own valuation, Pay GST instalments quarterly and report annually, GIC and SIC rates for the 2015 December quarter Download the PDF newsletter

September 2015

In this issue; ATO's apps and other online tools; The ATO's new approach to dispute resolution; ATO data matching program - visa holders; New guidance from ATO regarding GST for Uber (and Similar) drivers; Registering an SMSF for an ABN. Download the PDF newsletter

August 2015

In this issue; Data matching to be expanded on individual returns, Three more tax changes for small business, Reasonable Overtime Meal Allowance Amounts -2015/16, Builders and contractors annual payment report, Change to the way taxpayers claim work -related car expense deductions, 81 year-old WA pensioner loses $110,000 in tax scam, Tax support service for drought affected communities, Employee share scheme changes, Telstra 2014 share buy-back. Download the PDF newsletter

July 2015

In this issue;Government moves to get Single Touch Payroll right, Super Stream date extended for medium to large employers, ATO increases focus on rental property deductions, ATO is using SMS messages to try and clear debt, ATO warns over-claiming is easier to detect than ever, Depreciation for farmers brought foward, ATO swoops on phoenix businesses, Update on taxi travel/ride-sourcing, GIC AND SIC rates.Download the PDF Newsletter



June 2015 Checklist - Business

In this issue; Maximising deductions for non-SBE taxpayers, Prepayment Strategies-non SBE, Accelerating Expenditure-non SBE, Accrued Expenditure-non SBE, Maximising deductions for SBE Taxpayers, Accelerating Expenditure-SBE, Prepayment Strategies-SBE, Information Required. download the PDF newsletter


June 2015 Checklist - Individual

In this issue; Tax saving strategies prior to 1 July 2015, Common work-related claims made by individuals, Information required.Download the PDF newsletter


June 2015

In this issue;ATO warns about aggressive phone scams, Holiday homes that taxpayers rent out, Early access to super for people with terminal illness, Consider buying house in spouses name if used partly for business, The sharing economy, Tax help for people affected by severe weather in NSW, ATO's new appeals division-the "RDR", FBT: Car parking threshold, Luxury car tax threshold.Download the PDF newsletter