5 Smart Things To Do With Your Tax Refund

Put your tax refund to good use Many people treat their tax refund like a mini lottery win. This tax time, consider putting your “gift” from the ATO to good use. Perhaps it’s the modern world we find ourselves in that leads taxpayers to look at their tax refund like...
7 Tips For Spotting Scams

7 Tips For Spotting Scams

Warning from the ATO about scams The ATO has warned of ongoing scam emails, SMS messages or telephone calls in which criminals try to steal money or information from taxpayers. These scam communications can be very convincing and many people become scam victims...
Last Minute Tax Planning Tactics

Last Minute Tax Planning Tactics

Better late than never! As the end of the financial year draws near it’s time to think about what strategies you can adopt to avoid paying more tax than is necessary for the 2015-16 year. This is simply a list of possibilities to direct your thinking and not all...
Building A New Home And CGT Exemption

Building A New Home And CGT Exemption

ATO Laws regarding capital gains tax conditions and exemptions relating to your main residence can be confusing. This article aims to eliminate the confusion. CGT Main residence exemption Main residence CGT (Capital Gains Tax) exemption can be extended to cover the...