Thursday, 18 September 2014
The mining tax repeal only affects mining companies – right? Not right. A number of measures that were to be paid for from the proceeds of the mining tax directly affect SMEs.
Thursday, 11 September 2014
A carpenter taking tax advice from a car salesman didn't really cut it with the Tax Commissioner in this case.
Wednesday, 10 September 2014
Tens of thousands of small businesses which took advantage of tax breaks associated with the mining tax will have to pay back that money to the Australian Tax Office.
Friday, 5 September 2014
Tax Commissioner Chris Jordan has welcome a request from Treasurer Joe Hockey for the ATO to “double its efforts” to ensure multinational corporations pay their fair share of tax in Australia.
Thursday, 4 September 2014
Do you think the taxman made a mistake this year? Proving it could be more difficult than you imagine.
Thursday, 28 August 2014
The Australian Tax Office has revealed it is using extensive data analysis as part of a crackdown on a number of areas, including offshore bank accounts and phoenix operators.
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
The Australian Tax Office has revealed a tax on superannuation, known as Division 293, has raised nearly $300 million from nearly 100,000 higher income earners, but a leading tax lobby group says the situation is not as bad as it sounds.
Thursday, 21 August 2014
The Australian Tax Office does not consider bitcoin to be money or a foreign currency, a decision that will make it difficult for many Australian bitcoin businesses to operate and might push many of them offshore.
Thursday, 31 July 2014
Childcare has become a major issue in the community. How it is best supported by government, however, remains a tricky issue.