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Sub-trusts ‘redundant’ under final Div 7A ruling
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ATO adds indebted sole traders to credit referrals
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State and Federal Covid support --- Aug 2022
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ATO casts net wide when it comes to taxable business income
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Largest natural gas produces by country from 1970-2021
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NALI ‘a special problem for SMSFs’
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Tax time tips
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Census 2021 Data
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Single Touch Payroll: Phase 2 deferral reminder
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Largest inflation rates by country in Oceania
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Tax time guide offers path through 100A
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Car allowance increase ‘welcome news’
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Tax Time Checklists - Individuals; Company; Trust; Partnership; and Super Funds
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ATO zeroes in on work expenses, crypto investments
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Forget the Tim Tams in your WFH claim, say ‘fun police’
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Inflation will force a third of businesses to raise prices
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Year-end tax planning
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World GDP Ranking (1960~2025)
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100A ruling ‘turns tax avoidance logic on its head’
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Company directors must register - all you need to know
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Be alert for phoenix activity, businesses told
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Equifax signs data agreement with ATO
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E-invoicing will reduce emissions, says PwC
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Largest cities in the world 1500 to 2100
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Last chance to claim the loss carry-back
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Changes to recovery loan scheme for small and medium enterprises
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About the cash flow forecasting template
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SMSFs warned on ‘ticking time bomb’ with outdated deeds
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Taxation ruling on commercial website deductibility
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68% of SMEs ‘significantly stressed,’ 85% rely on accountants
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Statutory wills are underutilised in estate planning
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Small business slips on lodgement deadlines
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300,000 SMEs utilising $20K write-off, says ATO
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‘A bad thing times 10’: ATO set for new SMSF blitz
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Capital Gains and Renounceable Rights
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Paperwork bungles lead to $38k in payments
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Australian Dietary Guidelines and healthy eating chart (PDF)
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Former director liable for company’s unpaid tax liabilities
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Super for housing measures enter Senate
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No Special Circumstances to allow Excess Super Contributions
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Housing tax measures progress to Parliament
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AirBnb – wrong tax outcome?
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Are young investors wasting their youth?
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ATO sending 'more letters than ever' on income tax errors
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Powerful Budgeting, cash flow and Super Tools available on our site.
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Property, unit trusts in ATO's sights
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Australian Dietary Guidelines and healthy eating chart (PDF)
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Major Bank Levy Passed
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NSW tops list as ATO reveals billions in lost super
Powerful Budgeting, cash flow and Super Tools available on our site.

Aging Australians look more and more likely to attain their retirement goals.  Three main reasons are more time to save and invest, professional assistance and increased financial literacy.  The tools on this site will help improve your financial literacy.



     
 

On a beach, in a desert, atop a mountain, at a restaurant, overseas, under a tree, or by a river there’s always time to work at improving the understanding you have of your financial position and of how better to manage your money.

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