ATO property investment crackdown

ATO crackdown on property investors

- July 1, 2022 2 MIN READ

Around 8 per cent of Australians own an investment property and this year the ATO will be paying close attention to rental income, deductions, and capital gains. So a couple of housekeeping tasks as we close the financial year. These will make sure you get things right and don’t attract the taxman’s ire. 1. Keep good… Read more »

What's on the ATO hit list this financial year

What’s on this year’s ATO hit list?

- May 20, 2022 2 MIN READ

You know it’s tax time when the Australian Tax Office releases its annual ATO hit list of the areas they are targeting for special attention. This year the ATO hit list is focused on: record-keeping; work-related expenses;  rental property income and deductions; and capital gains from crypto assets, property, and shares. “The ATO is targeting… Read more »

Rentvesting is a way to get into the property market
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Rentvesting: Just a craze, or a savvy move?

- March 7, 2022 6 MIN READ

An increasing number of millennials are rentvesting to enter the property market, but is it actually a good way to get ahead? Even if you’ve been living under a rock, you know that Australian property prices have surged lately. Supply shortages have driven higher prices because Australians have been using their savings from the lockdowns… Read more »

Understanding tax depreciation deductions
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Property investing: Understanding tax depreciation deductions

- February 28, 2022 2 MIN READ

Many landlords don’t realise the full advantage of the tax depreciation deductions available on their investment. With tax time fast approaching, I reckon depreciation is one of the least understood financial advantages for property investors. Many landlords are surprised to learn that they can claim depreciation as a tax deduction over the lifetime of their… Read more »

Pandemic proof your investment property

5 ways to pandemic-proof your investment property

- February 4, 2022 3 MIN READ

These are turbulent times, so having a strategy to pandemic-proof your investment property is essential for astute investing. Property advisory group Suburbanite has issued some great tips on how the pandemic is impacting investment property and what investors can do to take advantage of the new environment. Here are the five things to do to pandemic-proof… Read more »