Year: 2013

Newsletter: December 2013

Tax changes following carbon tax and mining tax repeal The Abbott government has introduced into Parliament proposed legislation to repeal Read More

Newsletter: November 2013

Residency requirement for CGT home exemption failed The Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) has denied an individual’s claim that an exemption Read More

Newsletter: October 2013

Beware of artificial trust arrangements to avoid tax The ATO has issued an alert to warn taxpayers that it is Read More

Newsletter: September 2013

Federal Election tax announcements The next Federal Election will be held on 7 September 2013. Both sides of politics have Read More

Newsletter: August 2013

Specific tax rule to prevent dividend washing The Assistant Treasurer, David Bradbury, has announced that the Government will prevent “dividend Read More

Newsletter: July 2013

Medicare levy increase to fund DisabilityCare Australia The Medicare levy has been increased by 0.5% to help fund the government’s Read More

Newsletter: June 2013

Cap on work-related self-education deductions The Government has announced that it will introduce a $2,000 per-person cap on tax deduction Read More