June 17, 2020

COVID-19 and tax depreciation reports – are physical inspections necessary?

Property investors and businesses will often engage a specialist quantity surveyor to prepare a tax report on capital works and depreciation deductions available to them under […]
June 17, 2020

ATO reminder for employers – Finalise STP data for 2020

The ATO has issued a reminder to employers who report through Single Touch Payroll (‘STP’) – which should be all employers, unless an exemption or deferral […]
June 17, 2020

JobKeeper declaration due 14 June

Businesses that have enrolled in the JobKeeper Scheme and identified their eligible employees are reminded that they will need to make a monthly declaration to the […]
June 17, 2020

The NSW Small Business COVID-19 Support Grant Application Closes On Monday 1st June

The NSW Government is providing financial support to ease the pressures on small business as a result of COVID-19. If your small business or non-profit organisation […]
May 11, 2020

JobKeeper key dates

Key dates 20 April From 20 April 2020 – Enrol for the JobKeeper payment You can enrol for the JobKeeper payment through the Business Portal. If you are a […]
May 10, 2020

ATO reminder about salary packaged super

The ATO has provided employers with a recent reminder that, from 1 January 2020, there has been a legislative change to ensure that when an employee […]
May 10, 2020

SMSFs may be able to offer rental relief to related party tenants

As a result of the financial effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, some self-managed superannuation funds (‘SMSFs’) which own real property may want to give a tenant […]
May 10, 2020

Shortcut method to claim deductions if working from home

As the situation around COVID-19 continues to develop, the ATO understands many employees are now working from home. To make it easier when claiming a deduction […]
February 17, 2016

Can you earn a tax free TRIS pension (before age 60)?

A frequently asked question we receive is “Can I earn a tax free TRIS pension before I turn sixty?” A recent ‘private binding ruling’ from the […]
September 16, 2016
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More superannuation changes this week!

We hope you are enjoying your Friday. Thankfully the $500K non-concessional (after tax contributions) lifetime cap backdated to 30 June, 2007 has been scrapped. It is […]
May 10, 2020

SMSFs may be able to offer rental relief to related party tenants

As a result of the financial effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, some self-managed superannuation funds (‘SMSFs’) which own real property may want to give a tenant […]