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Steps To Get  A Deduction For Bad Debts

Steps To Get A Deduction For Bad Debts

As many of the government’s COVID-19 economic supports coming away, economists predict there’ll be many business failures to follow. If your business is unable to obtain payment from a debtor, depending on the accounting method used by your business, you may be able to claim a tax deduction for the unpaid amount.
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ATO Turns Its Attention To Crypto

ATO Turns Its Attention To Crypto

The meteoric rise of cryptocurrency (crypto) and NFTs (non-fungible tokens) has raised many eyebrows and has now also caught the attention of the ATO. Whether you’re trading crypto or NFTs as an individual or business, capital gains tax (CGT) applies to any gains you make regardless of whether the gain is in foreign currency or Australian dollars.
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Weighing Up The Costs and Benefits Of  An SMSF

Weighing Up The Costs and Benefits Of An SMSF

For many people, the idea of managing and investing your own retirement savings is very appealing.

But there is debate over whether running your own self-managed super fund (SMSF) is cost effective. So, what are the arguments for and against having your own fund?

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Market Movements and Economic Review Video July 2021

Market Movements and Economic Review Video July 2021

Stay up to date with what's happened in Australian and global markets over the past month.

Our July update video takes you through key economic indicators so you can understand how the Australian economy is faring as we recover from the COVID-19 induced recession of 2020.
 
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Counting Down To June 30

Counting Down To June 30

It’s been a year of change like no other and that extends to tax and superannuation. As the end of the financial year approaches, now is a good time to check some new and not so new ways to reduce tax and boost your savings.
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Market Movements and Economic Review Video June 2021

Market Movements and Economic Review Video June 2021

Stay up to date with what's happened in Australian and global markets over the past month.

Our June update video takes you through key economic indicators so you can understand how the Australian economy is faring as we recover from the COVID-19 induced recession of 2020.
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Market Movements and Economic Review Video May 2021

Market Movements and Economic Review Video May 2021

Stay up to date with what's happened in Australian and global markets over the past month.

Our May update video takes you through key economic indicators so you can understand how the Australian economy is faring as we recover from the COVID-19 induced recession of 2020.

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Market Movements and Economic Review Video April 2021

Market Movements and Economic Review Video April 2021

Stay up to date with what's happened in Australian and global markets over the past month.

Our April update video also takes you through key economic indicators so you can understand how the Australian economy is faring as we recover from the COVID-19 induced recession of 2020.
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End of FBT Year Fast  Approaching

End of FBT Year Fast Approaching

With the end of March fast approaching, so too is the end of the FBT year which runs from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021. While FBT returns do not need to be lodged until 21 May 2021, for many businesses, now is the time to start getting organised in relation to employee contributions for benefits, as well as record-keeping and employee declarations required.
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Travelling for work what’s deductible?

Travelling for work what’s deductible?

As we move to a post-COVID world where borders, both domestic and international, start to open back up, the issue of deductibility of certain business travel expenses are again back on the agenda. The ATO has gotten on the front foot by recently issuing a draft ruling and associated draft compliance guidelines which explains the circumstances under which these expenses would be deductible.
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