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How does your practice compare?

  A benchmarking service for the Australian accounting profession since 2001, the Good Bad Ugly report offers an annual snapshot, or “state of the nation”, for accounting practices. Its 2017 paper offers data on several key performance indicators (the 2018 data has been collected but has not yet been released as a complete report). Good

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Investment guidance, forms, explanations

  Use the links provided to find out more about investing, and find out more about the ATO’s investor’s tax planning tips. Tax planning in general Tax advice website for investors  The ATO’s tax planning website, designed to help investors and tax agents make informed investment decisions. Features a checklist of what to look for

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Due dates — December 2018

  1 December Pay income tax for taxable large/medium taxpayers, companies and super funds. Lodgment of return is due 15 January 2019. Pay income tax for the taxable head company of a consolidated group with a member deemed to be a large/medium taxpayer in the latest year lodged. Lodgment of return is due 15 January 2019. Pay

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New ATO rulings, determinations, decisions and guides — December 2018

  TR 2018/7 Employee remuneration trust arrangements To provide advice on how the taxation laws apply to an employee remuneration trust arrangement. LCR 2018/6 and PCG 2018/5 Diverted profits tax To provide the Commissioner’s view on some of the new concepts that have been introduced by the new law. GSTR 2018/2 GST – supplies connected

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Upcoming TPB webinars — December-January

Webinar Date/Time Description Audience Emerging issues affecting your practice Thursday, 6 December 2018 11:00am – 12:00pm (ADST) Learn how you can adapt to changing business practices while continuing to meet your obligations under the Tax Agent Services Act 2009, including the Code of Professional Conduct. All tax practitioners Know your obligations Thursday,  21 January 2019 11:00am

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