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It is pleasing to see that the Australian government has made changes to the approach to small business taxation disputes with the Australian Taxation Office. The way the Australian taxation system works regarding disputes with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has been on a pay now...

Car expense claims are one of the most popular deductions claimed by individuals at tax time each year, but the ATO says not everyone gets it right. Make sure you know the basic rules for when and how you can make a claim. These rules apply...

Is your business planning to purchase new assets? Perhaps new tools, a vehicle or computer upgrade? If so, you may be able to take advantage of the Coalition’s expanded “instant asset write-off” incentive or other key measures in Budget 2019. This write-off is a tax...

Budget 2019 saw the major parties go head-to-head to ease the cost of living for low and middle-income earners. However, long-term tax policy is a major point of difference, with the Coalition’s plan to flatten tax rates and provide “incentives for working Australians” branded a...

The ATO benchmarks data is a useful tool for smart business owners. Learn how you can access these ATO benchmarks to judge your business’ performance against industry standards, identify your ATO audit risk and other tax compliance issues, and prompt new thinking about ways to...