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Stay up to date with the latest changes hitting the tax & accounting environment, as well as those in our specialty areas such as superannuation, financial planning and specialist tax & estate planning. But our blogging doesn’t stop there, whether it be the latest technological insights or information to help our farming communities, we will pretty much cover anything that crops up!

October 21, 2021

Support payments will become available for NSW accommodation providers that experienced cancellations due to lockdowns and travel restrictions. Close date: 30 Nov 2021. What do you get? Payments vary. Who is this for? NSW accommodation providers. Overview - Funding is available for accommodation providers that experienced...

October 21, 2021

8 October 2021 Due to the ongoing economic impacts of COVID-19 on large parts of Australia, particularly those States and Territories that have had to endure lengthy lockdowns throughout the year, the ATO has announced the extension of various COVID-19...

October 21, 2021

15 October 2021 Taxpayers that have received gifts or loans from overseas families and relatives beware. The ATO is currently scrutinising these types of transactions as it continues to encounter instances where Australian taxpayers have failed to declare offshore income...

October 21, 2021

15 October 2021 Directors of companies will soon have to enrol in the Director Identification Number regime. This requires that current and future directors apply for director identification numbers (DIN) which will be permanently linked to the individual and not...

October 14, 2021

14 October 2021 Relevant for NSW ONLY - The requirements set out in this communication are subject to change. With the NSW Government releasing the new Public Health Order effective 11 October 2021, we wanted to provide an update to our...

October 8, 2021

1 October 2021 The ATO continues to run the medium and emerging private groups program under the umbrella of the Tax Avoidance Taskforce. Many don’t know that this program has a low threshold and targets individuals and their associates, controlling...

October 8, 2021

29 September 2021 The $250 non-deductible threshold for self-education expenses could soon be a thing of the past. The government is finally following through on its promise to remove the threshold with the introduction of a recent Bill into Parliament....

October 8, 2021

8 October 2021 When NSW reaches the 80% double vaccination rate, which is likely to be in October 2021, the Commonwealth Government will end its contributions to the JobSaver payments. The NSW Government however, will continue to fund its 50% contribution...

October 8, 2021

Karina Waite grew up in Coffs Harbour and has been with Roberts and Morrow for almost 16 years as an Accountant and now very shortly as a lawyer. Find out who and what inspired Karina to become a lawyer, what...