When can I claim self-education expenses?

If you undertake study related to your work, you can claim the costs of that study as a tax deduction if your employer has not already paid for your expenses.  There is no limit to the value of the deduction you can claim. While this all sounds great, there are issues...

2015 FBT! What’s New?

As an employer, you must understand and your Fringe Benefit Tax (FBT) obligations to avoid significant penalties from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). FBT is a tax paid by employers and it is separate from income tax.  It is based on the taxable value of non-tax...

Tax Residency Status vs Migration Residency

Am I a tax resident? We have received a lot of phone calls recently from clients asking questions about residency requirements for taxpayers. I have put a few notes together here to give you some basic ideas about what to look for, but please contact our tax...