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Accounting

What the ATO wants to know about your crypto or NFTs

During March 2020 the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) announced that it will increase audit program and data matching on the investment of Cryptocurrency and Non …

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Accounting

Making your New (Financial) Year’s Resolutions!

As we tick over the final day of the financial year, let’s look towards the 2022-2023 financial year and what steps you can take to …

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Accounting

Your Knowledge Update – June 2022

Inside this month’s Your Knowledge Update, we look at what you can expect this tax season and the problem areas, and what to expect from …

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Accounting

Superannuation changes from 1 July 2022

From 1 July 2022, more employees will be eligible for the super guarantee, as the minimum earnings threshold will be removed.  Previously those eligible employees …

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Accounting

Your Knowledge Update – March 2022

Inside this month’s Your Knowledge Update, we explore the issues and the impact of the ATO targeting Trusts and the landmark High Court cases that …

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Accounting

Why it is important to lodge ATO obligations on time

Directors of a company are usually not personally liable for the company’s activities and debts however, there are exceptions.  A common example is where a …

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Accounting

Your Knowledge Update – March 2022

Inside this month’s Your Knowledge Update we explore what lies ahead for the Year of the Tiger economy, the finalised guidance from the ATO on …

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Hospitality

Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme 2022

In response to the slow return to normal business conditions as a result of Covid19, the State Government have announced a continuation of the commercial …

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Accounting

Your Knowledge Update – December 2021

Inside this month’s Your Knowledge Update; we take a timely look at some of the common Christmas tax questions that crop up this time of …

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Accounting

Your Knowledge Update – November 2021

Inside this month’s Your Knowledge Update; we explore the process of establishing a Director ID and look at what the ATO has to say about …

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Accounting

Land Tax Relief for Eligible Landlords and Owner-Occupiers

The State Revenue Office has now opened up applications for 2021 Land Tax reductions of 25% and deferrals for certain landlords and owner-occupiers. In general, …

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Accounting

Charman Partners team up to tackle Hygiene Poverty

This December the team at Charman Partners will help our brilliant charity partners Pinchapoo set a Guiness World Record! The records will be the most …

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Accounting

Director identification number (director ID)

From November 2021 the Australian Securities & Investments Commission has advised that company directors will need to verify their identity as part of a new …

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Accounting

ATO Focusing on CGT Asset Disposals

The ATO have notified taxpayers recently that they are going to be paying close attention to capital gains made on shares, property and cryptocurrency this …

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Accounting

Your Knowledge Update – October 2021

Inside this month’s Your Knowledge Update;  It won’t be long before we can stop talking about COVID-19 (won’t that be nice) but with the Treasurer’s …

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Accounting

Your Knowledge Update – September 2021

Inside this month’s Your Knowledge Update; Unwinding the pandemic. Plus, divorce, superannuation and the gender divide.  And, is a compensation payment to your super fund …

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Accounting

What’s new with Self Managed Super Funds from 1 July 2021?

Self managed super funds will now be permitted to have up to 6 members in a fund.  However, it’s important to check that this is …

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Accounting

Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme 2021

The regulations surrounding the Victorian Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme have been released this morning, and are available here. Some of the important notes for tenants …

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