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Trading names are being retired

The Australian Business Register (ABR) is working with Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) in preparation for the retirement of trading names. The national Business Names Register was introduced in 2012, but during a…

New ATO Powers - International Exchange of Tax Information

We urge all of our clients to ensure you carefully check and disclose all foreign income (both here and abroad), now that new global reporting standards have recently commenced. The Common Reporting Standard (CRS) is the single global…

Beware bitcoin tax scammers

The ATO has issued a warning to beware of scammers impersonating the ATO and demanding Bitcoin or other cryptocurrency as a form of payment for fake tax debts, with over $50,000 already paid in Bitcoin to scammers claiming fake ATO tax debts. Because…

NOT A SCAM OR HOAX – recent Super alert from ATO

If you have recently received correspondence from the ATO regarding unclaimed Super, most likely it is not a hoax or scam. The ATO may have recently contacted you by email, SMS or letter, as part of a nationwide unclaimed superannuation campaign. It…
Brisbane Business accountant upcoming dates for SMEs

Upcoming Due Dates – Tax & Compliance Lodgements – May 15

As at 15 May 2015 – Selected Upcoming Due dates for Tax & Compliance Lodgements (not comprehensive – contact us if you have lodgements not shown here to double-check the due dates). 15 May 2015 2014 income tax returns - for all entities…