Newsletter – March 2019

A business facing the prospect of effectively dealing with losses could find their task a little easier with a more relaxed version of the “same business” test put in place by the ATO. We also warn about the new rules that can deny a deduction for some business...

Newsletter – February 2019

Start-up businesses are generally not for faint-hearted investors, but there are tax incentives that can help. We look at two early stage business investment options. Also, a perennial topic of interest for tax is the ability to claim vehicle deductions, so we run...

Newsletter – December 2018

December Newsletter Compensation for financial wrong-doings, such as has been uncovered by the Royal Commission, may still attract tax. And with any investment, there are taxation issues to consider along the way. We also look at the ATO’s use of “taxpayer alerts”,...

Newsletter – November 2018

Newsletter – November 2018 It’s nowhere near the end of the FBT year, but a third quarter check-up can give you the opportunity to clear up any compliance issues. And it’s a perennial question — how much do you need to retire? We look at the latest estimates....