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Can ‘carry forward concessional contributions’ help you get more into Super?

Background In November 2016, the government enacted measures (effective 1 July 2018), to enable individuals who may not have maximised […]

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Budgets and Cash-flow in a “Covid 19” World

The concept of Budgets and Cash-flow estimates for 2020-21 looms large as we adapt to our new “normal”. The idea […]

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Instant Asset Write-Off – expansion

On 24 March 2020, the ATO passed the “Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus Bill”, which focuses on providing support to […]

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Tax planning in 2020 – as important as ever

2020 has given us a bumpy ride so far but surprisingly we are only weeks away from the end of […]

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Portable Long Service Leave

Does your business provide community services, contract cleaning services, NDIS, children’s services or security services? Victoria has introduced a new […]

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Main Residence Exemption for non-residents – almost gone!

Legislation has recently become law and has taken effect retrospectively from 9 May 2017 that abolishes the Main Residence Exemption […]

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Contractor or Employee – what is the difference?

Contracting services has historically been a popular alternative to the traditional employment relationship for businesses for a number of reasons.  […]

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Introducing ATOmate

At Davidsons we are continually looking for better ways to improve how we do things in order to improve our […]

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Working from Home? Find out what you can claim in your next tax return

The Australian Taxation Office (‘ATO’) has announced a temporary simplified short cut method to make it easier for individual taxpayers […]

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JobKeeper Scheme Alternative Turnover Tests – do they apply to you?

The ATO have published guidance regarding the alternative turnover tests that businesses can use to assess their shortfall in turnover […]

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The JobKeeper Scheme – Your Questions Answered

What is the JobKeeper Payment? The JobKeeper payment is a wage subsidy offered to employers and business owners to assist […]

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JobKeeper Program – What you Need to Know…..

The $130 billion JobKeeper program announced by the Government will assist those businesses impacted by the Coronavirus. The payment is […]

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