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ATO Audit - What To Do

ATO Audit: What to Do If You Are Being Audited

So the ATO has contacted you or your accountant notifying you of a review and/or an audit will take place ...
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Contractor Business Tax Deductions

Guide to Business Tax Deductions for Contractors (2019)

Figuring out your contractor business tax deductions and what expenses can be claimed on your business can cause incredible confusion ...
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Employee v Contractor

Difference Between Employee v Contractor

Deciding on being engaged as an employee v contractor can be two very different things despite a lot of similarities ...
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Main Residence CGT Exemption

7 Scenarios That Affect Your Main Residence CGT Exemption

If you own property and use it as your main residence then generally you are eligible for the main residence ...
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The Ultimate Investment Property Tax Guide

The Ultimate Investment Property Tax Guide 2019

What types of investment property tax apply? There are two types of investment property tax that apply to investment properties ...
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Guide to Super for Contractors

If you are a contractor or sub-contractor, then there is a chance that you may be entitled to super contributions ...
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6 Characteristic of a Great Accountant

We've all cherished the stereotypical idea of an accountant sitting in a lonesome office crunching away at numbers for hours ...
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What is Professional Indemnity Insurance?

If you run a business, it's important to protect your business against potential legal costs and claims by third parties ...
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An Ultimate Guide to TPAR

Tax Payments Annual Report, otherwise known as TPAR, is a specific report that must be lodged by businesses to the ...
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Failure to Lodge Penalty

4 Steps To Remit Your Failure To Lodge Penalties

Failure to lodge penalties are enforced by the ATO when businesses are not meeting their reporting obligations. If you have ...
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5 MUST Have Apps For Your Small Business (2019)

If you’re a small business owner and looking to increase productivity and organisation, it’s important to utilise the power of ...
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How Do Tax Deductions Work Australia

How Do Tax Deductions Work? (Australia)

Many people hear about tax deductions but don't exactly understand how tax deductions work in Australia. In a nutshell, tax ...
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