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Coronavirus Stimulus Update

Federal Budget delayed to October The annual Federal Budget will be postponed to Tuesday, 6 October 2020, to give the Government time to assess the impact of the coronavirus outbreak, the Prime Minister has confirmed. It...

  • Mar 23, 2020
  • Virginia Debus
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Coronavirus Stimulus Package

$17 Billion Coronavirus Stimulus Package The government has announced a stimulus package targeting different areas of the economy today. In summary Eligible businesses that pay salary and wages will receive a “payment” i.e....

  • Mar 12, 2020
  • principlefocus NSW
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ATO - Motor vehicle expenses factsheet

This information will help you when claiming a deduction for motor vehicle expenses for your business – whether you use a registered tax agent or lodge your own return. Click here to download the factsheet.

  • Jul 15, 2019
  • principlefocus NSW
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Payroll tax relief starts today

The payroll tax threshold has been lifted to $900,000 today, the second stage of a four-year plan to lift the payroll threshold to $1 million by 2021-22. The new threshold will make it easier for small...

  • Jul 01, 2019
  • principlefocus NSW
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There are no boats leaving Australia!

We certainly are blessed to live in such an amazing country, some of the reasons Australians consider themselves lucky to live here include never having a civil war, great weather, fantastic beaches, abundance of natural...

  • May 22, 2019
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Christmas and Fringe Benefits Tax

Everyone loves Christmas. A time for family, a time for celebration, a time for rest and reflection. It can also be a fabulous time for the Australian Taxation Office where decisions are incorrectly...

  • Dec 10, 2018
  • principlefocus NSW
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Business Tax Newsletter November 2018

The November TaxWise Business newsletter includes; Borrowing from your business? Find out how you might be triggering the Division 7A rules Is your business car available for private use? ...

  • Nov 07, 2018
  • principlefocus NSW
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Recent Changes to Stamp Duty Exemptions in NSW

As a result of 2017 NSW State Government Budget a number of changes have been made to stamp duty which will have a positive impact for our clients. Insurance policies are about to become more affordable...

  • Nov 30, 2017
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TaxWise for Business November 2017

IN THIS ISSUE  New rules for accessing the 27.5% corporate tax rate from 1 July 2017  When does a company carry on a business? ATO releases guidance  ...

  • Nov 17, 2017
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