August 2019 Newsletter
One in two Aussie shoppers avoid brands after a bad delivery experience
With online shopping booming in the last decade, a recent study has suggested that 3 in 5 Australian shoppers are willing to pay an extra $20 for...
STP reporting irregularities: ATO contacting businesses
The ATO has advised tax agents that it is currently emailing Single Touch Payroll (STP) enabled employers who have either ceased reporting for over 45...
GST on low value goods - very successful initiative, says ATO
The ATO says it has now collected over $250 million in additional GST since the GST on low value goods measure began on 1 July 2018, outstripping...
Reasonable travel and overtime meal allowance amounts for 2019-20
Taxation Determination TD 2019/11, issued on 3 July 2019, sets out the amounts the Commissioner treats as reasonable for the 2019-20 income year...
Employees guide for work expenses: ATO
The ATO has released an employees guide for work expenses to help employees decide whether their expenses are deductible, and what records...
Personal tax cuts Bill passed without amendment, now law
The Treasury Laws Amendment (Tax Relief So Working Australians Keep More Of Their Money) Bill 2019 fully implements the personal tax cuts measures...