CPA Australia has some advice as the Australian Government finalises its May 2018 Budget.
Litigation over tax office decisions has almost halved in the past three years and there is a message in that for accountants and their clients: talk to the ATO first.
Only the most courageous political leader dares to introduce a tax hike, so how does a region like the UAE create an entirely new tax regime?
Three accountants who are experts in diverse areas of public practice list the three most common questions their clients ask and explain how they respond to them.
Proposed changes to the federal government’s company tax cut could see some small businesses missing out.
Stopping people using and hoarding large sums of cash could be a crucial step in cracking down on tax avoidance.
Tax rulings still have an important role to play but the Australian Taxation Office is also using alerts as a tool to give taxpayers real-time views.
Proposed changes on tax deductibility will affect some landlords more than others.
Three experts weigh up the benefits of providing a tax deduction for a healthy lifestyle.
A new draft guideline from the Australian Taxation Office is set to simplify the taxation of income that many sportspeople earn from their image rights.
The Australian Tax Office has warned of a crackdown on all work-related expense claims, but is that necessary or fair?
Multinational corporations must deal with new laws and closed loopholes to ensure profits are taxed in countries where they are earned.
In an online world, outages happen. They can be incredibly frustrating and severely impact work schedules but the down time doesn’t have to be time wasted. Here are some ways to keep your business on track and stay productive should your systems go down.
As the world’s zero-tax havens disappear and corporate tax rates are slashed, many economists say the outcome will be smaller government budget deficits, stronger growth, higher wages and more jobs. While presidents and prime ministers are advocating tax reform, not everyone is convinced.
Recent changes to the Foreign Resident Capital Gains Withholding (FRCGW) regime mean that more Australian residents are likely to be affected by the tax for transactions as common as the sale of the family home.
Lodging a tax return can seem daunting for students. Parents who may be helping to navigate these uncertain waters can also find it challenging. To assist, CPA Australia has put together eight tax tips for students for the year ending 30 June 2017.
Small businesses may be eligible for a range of tax benefits. To assist, CPA Australia has put together the following tips.
Do you know the tax deductions and offsets for which you might be eligible?
Fringe benefits are very tempting, but in some workplaces sacrificing salary is not such a tax-effective way to pay for them.
Oil-producing countries are being forced to rethink their tax mix as oil prices remain low.