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Small businesses could get access to $20,000 instant asset write-off for another year

Small businesses around the country could be given another 12 months to take advantage of the federal government’s $20,000 instant asset write-off scheme that...
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“A diabolical joke”: SMEs start 2017 with heavy workloads as the ATO works to restore online services after month of troubles

The Australian Taxation Office spent the festive period working to restore its online systems after a massive outage in December, taking services offline as...

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Why the government’s company tax cuts won’t help most SMEs grow

There has been a lot of discussion about corporate tax cuts following MYEFO. This article, published in SmartCompany, is one of the more thoughtful...
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ATO services drop out ahead of Christmas break, as SMEs continue to grapple with two-week long outage

The Australian Taxation Office online services have gone offline again on the last day before the organisation’s Christmas shutdown. At 8:45am this morning the tax...
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ATO outages “beyond a joke” as system problems still not fixed 10 days on

Confused business owners and tax professionals continue to express frustration with the Australian Taxation Office, with complaints of phone help lines dropping out as...
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Calls for compensation for SMEs as ATO portal outage leaves workers “colouring in” while waiting for system to return

Groups representing Australian accountants and tax agents are calling for compensation for businesses that have been affected by the outage of Australian Taxation Office services...
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SMEs ask ATO to pay their bills after third day of business portal outage: “You have destroyed Christmas”

Tax professionals and business owners have been left stranded by an outage of the Australian Taxation Office's systems that began on Sunday afternoon and...
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ATO “confident” website will be restored today after hardware issues cause major outage

The website for the Australian Taxation Office has been down for close to 48 hours, affecting all aspects of the online service including lodgments...
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Big businesses paying no corporate tax named and shamed

By Jackson Stiles One in three large firms paid no company tax in the last financial year, the Australian Tax Office has revealed, prompting Labor...
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Business community relieved over backpacker tax but angered by chaos of vote

A funding pledge of $100 million for Landcare has played a key role in securing the revised backpacker tax, as the small business community...
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