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    New Tax on Expats

    February 12, 2018

    Things you need to know before leaving Australia: So you’ve landed yourself a new job overseas and you make plans for your trip. You go through your checklist of things to do – Air tickets? Check. Accommodation? Check. Currency? Check. Passport & VISA? Check. But wait, have you considered how your new job could affect […]

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    What to ask your accountant in your twenties?

    January 19, 2018

    Getting stuck on what to ask? Your twenties are apparently the most important decade of our lives, when the responsibilities of adulthood slowly creep up on you. Taxes, shares, home loans, rent, health insurance and a bunch of other responsibilities all start to become a scary reality. It is easy to feel in the dark […]

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    Unsure about Non-Resident Tax?

    January 17, 2018

    Ready to take the plunge? So you have packed your bags, ready to go wherever work takes you. It might take you to countries that are a low tax jurisdiction, or you may be in a country that has similar taxes to Australia. Whether your employer has paid for all the accommodation or you are […]

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    Can you claim fuel tax credit?

    September 8, 2017

    The cost of fuel is a significant outlay for many businesses. With fuel prices set to increase, it is important to know whether your business is eligible to claim tax credits. Businesses can claim fuel tax credits for the tax (excise or customs duty) that’s included in the price of fuel when fuel is used […]

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    Buying or selling property over $750,000? New rules apply

    September 8, 2017

    ‘Foreign resident capital gains withholding’ doesn’t sound like a concept that most people need to be concerned with. However, since July 2017, it has become highly relevant for thousands of people across Australia who are buying and selling property.     This article has been posted in full on our national site. If you would […]

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    Australians Working Abroad – How will you be taxed?

    August 4, 2017

    Are you going to work overseas? If so, you will be exposed to various tax consequences. The starting point to determine the tax impact is whether you remain resident of Australia for tax purposes, or whether you become a tax non-resident under Australian laws.     This article has been posted in full on our […]

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    What’s on the ATO’s watch list

    June 16, 2017

    Everyone wants to minimise their taxation, but if errors are made in your tax return, its increasingly likely that they will be identified. Martin Rush highlights two areas to be mindful of this financial year. The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is using increasingly sophisticated techniques to identify taxpayers whose tax return disclosures do not match […]

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    Super-simple tax planning for those who dread tax time

    June 15, 2017

    As June comes to a close, so does the end of financial year. For many people, thinking of their tax is something they only put a small amount of effort into at this time each year. However, preparing for your tax return really starts on 1 July of the year prior.   Download the Accru Tax […]

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    Ten practical tax-time tips

    June 5, 2017

    Tax time can be taxing on your time. While you may look forward to a big refund, you probably don’t relish the hours it takes to prepare your taxes. These simple tips can help you navigate tax time more efficiently and ensure you claim everything you’re legally entitled to.     This article has been […]

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