Is salary sacrificing right for you?
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Is salary sacrificing right for you?

- September 27, 2021 5 MIN READ

Salary sacrificing can be an attractive way to buy the stuff you need while reducing your taxable income. But it’s not necessarily for everyone. Salary packaging can be a complicated thing to get your head around. Whether it’s right for you depends on your income, work arrangements, buying habits and even your retirement plans. What… Read more »

Can't cheat the tax office
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This is why you can’t cheat the tax office

- August 27, 2021 3 MIN READ

If you think you can cheat the tax office, don’t even think about it. You can’t, and it will be just a matter of time before you’re caught. The tactics and resources the ATO has at its disposal are quite extraordinary. Each year, the ATO contacts around two million taxpayers about their individual returns. This… Read more »

Assess your risk at tax time
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Tax time is all about risk assessment

- August 2, 2021 3 MIN READ

The ATO has a vigilant tax audit program in place. So at tax time it’s critical to assess the risk profile of your investments and know what they’re looking for. With group certificates and financial year end investment statements about to hit, the attention of most investors turns to tax. The aim is not to… Read more »

10 commandments of tax by Kochie
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Kochie’s 10 commandments of tax

- June 22, 2021 5 MIN READ

It comes around every year. When our attention turns to the fiscal fiend and the amount of tax he has slugged us. Naturally, as good citizens, we don’t mind paying the right amount of tax but we are damned if we are going to pay a penny more than we have to. The problem is… Read more »