CAN I CLAIM IT?
If you can say "YES" to all of the below, then in most cases you can claim the expense as an etax income tax deduction on your onine tax return.
• Did you spend money that is connected to your job, that is connected to earning your income?
• Do you have a proper receipt or evidence for what you spent on your tax deduction?
• Did you pay for
With scammers continuously developing new scams, it’s important that you know how to protect yourself from becoming one of their victims.
The ATO have provided 5 tips on how to protect yourself:
Tip 1: Know your tax affairs – you can contact us to confirm whether you have any outstanding lodgement obligations, tax debts or tax refunds
Tip 2: Always keep your personal and f
Don’t make the mistake of trying to lodge your Income Tax Return too early.
This year will be the first time you won’t be getting a “Payment Summary”, why’s that you may ask?, (or not). In a valid attempt to make the business world paperless, all your payroll data is now downloaded into the myGov systems electronically.
What does this mean for you?, simply t
Do you work hard all day in a factory and have to spend money on things for work? Well,hopefully, the things you had to buy for workare on the list of tax deductions you can claim below:
Licences and certificates
The cost of your on-going work-related licences and certificates e.g.a forklift licence.
Whether you pay your fees in one amount, or they are direct debited from
Welcome to Part Two of your crash course on why you are getting a tax bill ...
There could be a number of reasons why you haven't had enough tax withheld - we have compiled a list below, (these are just some of the reasons):
It could be as basic as an employer error. If the employer’s payroll software is not setup correctly.
If you had multiple employers during the year. I
A “little” Alert for your 2020 Tax Returns
It’s been a big year for natural and man-made disasters that may have impacted your work life. So what does that mean for you, your tax return and your tax deductions?
Well it means the evil eyes of the tax office will be looking a little closer at those work-related tax deductions you’ll be claiming in your 2020 tax return.
"Where is my Tax Refund?" The question that we hear most during peal tax season. This is where your tax refund may be...
From the date of lodging your Electronic Tax Return (etax return), it can take up to 12 days for the ATO to process your tax return and release your tax refund.
During peak periods (July to October) and holiday periods (Christmas & Easter), there may be s
You have probably heard about the private health insurance rebate but have no idea how it all works. Don't worry, you are not the only person.
Most people currently receive a rebate from the government to help cover the cost of their premiums. You probably receive your rebate in the form of paying lower premiums each month (ie: your monthly payments take into account the rebate so you m
We question the actual benefits of claiming the 80 cents per hour to cover all your home expenses during your Corona work from homestay.
So, we’ll go through your options to maximise your tax refund potential.
OPTION #1 – ATO Coronavirus Shortcut method
The shortcut method can only be claimed from 1 March 2020 to 30 June 2020.
You must have a diary, logbook, or timeshee
So, you work in the Adult Industry – REOW!
Just like any other occupation, if you need to buy stuff for work, you can claim it as a tax deduction on your etax return.
So, let’s take a look at what Adult Industry workers may be able to claim:
Car Expenses – if you need to use your car for work you can claim the expenses as a tax deduction on your tax return. However,