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Upcoming ATO webinars in September 2018

  Topic Date & description Annual vacancy fee Wednesday September 5, 10am. 1 hour. This webinar provides an overview of the foreign investment residential real estate annual vacancy fee and includes a demonstration of the vacancy fee form. The webinar covers: what the annual vacancy fee is and how it applies. vacancy fee return lodgment

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Upcoming TPB webinars in September

  Webinar Date/Time Description Do you know the Code? Tuesday, 11 September 2018 11:00am – 12:00pm (AEST) Your registration depends on your understanding of and compliance with the Code of Professional Conduct – find out more. Spotlight on confidentiality Tuesday, 11 September 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm (AEST) Understand your responsibilities under the Code of Professional Conduct for

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Have you downloaded your free registered tax practitioner symbol?

  Have you downloaded your free registered tax practitioner symbol? That’s great, if you have!  If you haven’t, now is a great time to start using your symbol From 1 to 30 June the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) will be targeting advertising to small businesses encouraging those who use a tax or BAS agent for

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Adjusted taxable income explainer

  If your clients have ever or will ever apply for certain tax offsets or concessions or a government benefit of some kind, they may very well be asked to provide their “adjusted taxable income” (ATI). ATI is used to assess eligibility for certain offsets and other entitlements (typically items T4, T5 and T6 but

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Anticipating future tax pitfalls with a professional practice

By Allan Swan Too often, the principals of a professional practice find that as their practices grow and evolve, they can encounter pitfalls and obstacles with regard to taxation. There are a variety of tax outcomes that can be affected over time — for example capital gains tax (CGT), land transfer duty, and the asset

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