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  • Tax news, views and clues July 2018

    Business lending practices in spotlight at Royal Commission
    Bank lending practices for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) were in the spotlight when[…]

  • Tax news, views and clues June 2018

    Tax planning
    With the end of the 2018 income tax year rapidly approaching, this issue draws attention to year-end tax planning strategies and[…]

  • Federal budget 2018

    PERSONAL TAXATION
    Personal tax rates: staged seven-year reform plan starting from 2018–2019
    In the 2018–2019 Budget, the Government announced staged[…]

  • Tax news, views and clues May 2018

    ATO closely examines work-related car expenses
    The ATO is concerned about taxpayers making mistakes or deliberately lodging false claims for[…]

  • Tax news, views and clues April 2018

    ATO embarking on e-Audits
    The ATO has recently published information about the “e-Audit” technology it uses as part of its tax compliance activities.[…]

  • Tax news, views and clues March 2018

    Bill to implement housing affordability CGT changes
    As part of the 2017–2018 Budget, the Federal Government announced a range of reforms intended to[…]

  • Tax news, views and clues February 2018

    ATO guidelines:
    Profit allocation within professional firms
    The ATO has become aware that its guidelines on Everett assignments and the allocation[…]

  • Matt’s views and insights into business success

    What does it mean to you to be a Director of McPhail & Partners?

    The firm has always held a special place in my heart this is where I started[…]

  • Tax news views and clues December 2017

    Consultation paper: combating phoenix activities
    The Federal Government has released a consultation paper proposing company and tax law reforms to[…]

  • Tax news, views and clues November 2017

    Compensation for ATO systems outages
    After the ATO’s unplanned systems outages, it provided lodgment deferrals and remitted interest and penalties[…]

  • Tax news, views and clues October 2017

    Bill to increase Medicare levy
    The Medicare Levy Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) Bill 2017 has been introduced to implement[…]

  • Tax news, views and clues August 2017

    Tax cut for small business: ATO will amend returns
    For the 2016–2017 income year, the company tax rate for small businesses decreases to 27.5%.[…]

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