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Budgeting tools from ASIC for your clients’ personal finances

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has launched a package of free online budgeting tools for individual taxpayers to help with managing personal finances. Budgeting tools from ASIC for your clients’ personal finances Announced by the Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, Kelly O’Dwyer, last week, the “simple money manager” tools are designed to

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5 tips to get home office deductions right

Your client might be sick of the daily commute, or want more flexibility of hours – or it could be that they have a talent or skill that they trust will translate into a fulfilling career in their own business. Or it could just be that the idea of working from home seems to offer

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Wouldn’t life be easier without Div 7A?

Can any of you remember life without Div 7A? This was back in 1980s when the company tax rate and personal tax rates were on par, and there was much less temptation for any mischief. Wouldn’t life be easier without Div 7A? As we all know, Div 7A is an anti-avoidance measure to stop taxpayers

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