ATO

17/01/2013

No receipts required for Donations up to $10

In their latest media release, the ATO have advised that people can claim donations of up to $10 to disaster relief funds in their personal tax […]
18/06/2017
There are a number of circumstances under which you will still need to lodge an income tax return with the ATO, even if you did earn […]
19/06/2017
personal tax

I am a Sole Trader. How can I pay myself a wage / super!?

As a sole trader there is no requirement to pay yourself a wage or super from your business. For tax purposes you and your business are […]
19/06/2017
personal tax

I work from home- what can I claim in my tax return!?

  Working from home If you work from home you may be able to claim a deduction for some of your expenses relating to the area […]
21/06/2017
deceased estates and final tax

FAQ: How Can I Pay Myself From My Company?

How Do I Pay Myself from My Company?! There are 4 ways to pay yourself from your company as follows:   1) Pay yourself a formal […]
21/06/2017

What is the $20K Instant Asset Write-off Accessible by Small Businesses?

If you purchase an asset before 1 July 2017 and it costs less than $20,000, you can immediately deduct the business portion in your 2017 tax […]
22/06/2017

How Can I Claim my Motor Vehicle Expenses in My Tax Return?

Vehicle and travel expenses – including travel between work and home You can claim vehicle and other travel expenses directly connected with your work, but generally […]
09/04/2020

WORKING FROM HOME: TAX DEDUCTIONS

  The New Work-from-home tax “shortcut” In light of the fact that thousands more Australians are now working from home, the ATO have announced special arrangements […]
15/04/2020

Latest Update: The Job Keeper Payment

On April 8, 2020 the federal government passed its $130 billion Job Keeper stimulus package through parliament. This information was posted onto the ATO website yesterday […]