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Tax Audit

Why objecting to a private ruling can be a very bad idea

You can object to a private ruling, but should you? This article looks at how you can go wrong by objecting to a private ruling and what you can do instead.[…]

Tax Advice

Transfer Pricing:  Diverted Profits Tax regime

The Australian Government has demonstrated its commitment to discouraging artificial transfer pricing with the introduction of the Diverted Profits Tax (“DPT”) legislation.  The measures were announced […][…]

Tax Advice

Don’t pay cash on Gumtree, Ebay if you want a tax deduction

If you buy a work related item on Gumtree or Ebay, don’t pay cash because you will have no record of the purchase as shown in […][…]

Tax Debt

Departure Prohibition Orders – how the ATO can stop you from leaving Australia by issuing a DPO

The ATO can issue a Departure Prohibition Order (DPO) to stop you from leaving Australia. This is effective until you pay your tax or settle with the ATO.[…]

Tax Debt

5 tips to keep your ATO payment arrangement on track [infographic]

Here are 5 top tips to help you keep your arrangement on track, so you don’t have to fear that the ATO will make you bankrupt or wind up your company. […]

Tax Related Crimes

16 tips for going to Court for not lodging your tax returns

Worried about going to court to face charges brought by the ATO? This article tells you what to do to prepare for Court and what to expect on the day.[…]



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