What are the deadlines for doing your Income Tax Returns
Each year you can lodge your previous financial years tax return from 1 July until 31 October.
Registering and lodging with a Tax Agent, like GoTax Online, will grant you an extension past October 31st, this is usually the 15th May each year unless advised otherwise by the Tax Office.
Whether you need to lodge an Income tax retu
How to deal with Old Tax Returns
Even though it’s time to do your current tax return, it’s never too late to catch up on old tax returns that you haven’t done or have forgotten about.
Time is ticking; to avoid being penalised and fined, you will need to lodge your old tax returns. Not sure what to do?
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What tax deductions can a Receptionist Claim?
Are you a Receptionist, Administrator, Admin Assistant?
If you answered YES! Go YOU! Let's claim some TAX deductions!
You are the backbone of your company, you keep the cogs of the office well-oiled and turning to ensure everything runs as smoothly as possible, and sometimes, you may have work-related costs that you can claim back on you
What is the tax free threshold?
Did you know, if you’re an Australian Resident the first $18,200 of your income is tax free? This is better known in the ‘tax world’ as a tax-free threshold and reduces the amount of tax you have withheld from your wages during the year.
When you start your new job, your boss will give you what is called a Tax File Number Declaration to c
Important information on Tax Returns for Uber Drivers
The ATO is asking banks to hand over details about customers that use Uber in order to crack down on drivers that are not paying their fair share of tax.The ATO will receive details of all payments made to Uber which is estimated to be around 60,000 people.
Make sure you are registered for GST, keep a log book and keep a summary o
Lodge your Individual Income tax return with Gotax online
Have you tried to lodge your own tax return before? Have you been lost and confused about the things that you need to include in your tax return? Have you ever worried that you overclaimed? Or you may have missed tax deductions that could have put more money back into your own pocket.
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Do I have to include Bank Interest in my Income Tax Return?
When it comes to Bank Interest, there are two questions we are regularly asked when preparing tax returns at Gotax and they are:
How do I know how much bank interest I have?
There are a couple of simple ways you can check how much bank interest you have.
The first option would be to contact your bank and request the b
Doing your Income Tax Return for the first time?
We know that doing your tax return for the first time can be daunting and confusing. You may not even know whether you need to lodge a tax return! Have no fear! Our 9-part blog will provide you with all kinds of information to help you understand the basics of doing your tax for the first time.
Do I need to lodge a Tax Return?
How does Fringe Benefits tax effect my Tax Return
I have an amount of Reportable Fringe Benefits on my Payment Summary - WTF is that?!
Some people are lucky enough to get benefits provided to them outside their normal wages. These are called Fringe Benefits. Not all benefits are reportable for tax purposes, so if you receive a benefit that is not shown on your payment summary then don&rs