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13 ways to reduce your tax

The end of the financial year can sneak up on you, can’t it?  Before you know it, 30 June is approaching – or has past – and you aren’t as prepared as you wanted to be. Unlike the onset of spring, when our minds perhaps turn to more growth-oriented ideas, the wintry end of the…

10 things to do now to take control of your 2019 taxes.

With the year nearly over, thinking about next year’s tax may be the last thing you want to do. However, mid-year tax planning is essential, according to advice issued today by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ).  “Taxes are not just an annual event,” said Michael Croker, CA ANZ Australian Tax Leader. “Some…

How To Avoid Scammers This Tax Time

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has warned of a massive rise in scammers who aim to rob people of their hard-earned money by pretending to be from the tax authority.  To protect themselves, the ATO advises Aussies to stop and think before giving away personal details or hard-earned money to scammers this tax time. Kath…