2018 FBT Year End Tips

The Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) year ends on 31 March. Here is some important information we want to share with you. Should I be registered for FBT? If you have employees (including Directors of a company) then it’s possible your business needs to register for FBT....

State Tax Surcharge for Family Trusts

Recent changes to state laws may trigger a surprise tax bill for family trusts (discretionary trusts). Surcharge on foreigners purchasing land The problem for family trusts stems from recent legislative changes in NSW, Victoria and Queensland that impose a surcharge...

What you need to know about Uber & Airbnb

How the ATO treats Uber & Airbnb style services: what you need to know So what happens when you start driving for Uber and offering your home up for Airbnb? Given that so many of these services are provided through sharing platforms, the Australian Tax Office...