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Entries for March 2016

Employers: Beware “leftfield” FBT liabilities

It is generally understood that for fringe benefits tax (FBT) to apply, the benefits paid are usually in respect of an employment relationship.

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Rental properties: ATO focus on “initial repairs”

The ATO is focusing on claims that investment property owners make for repairs to rental residences that it deems to in fact be “improvements”.

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When can your SMSF’s benefits be paid?

The money put aside in your self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) is of course
intended to be kept to fund the retirement of you and your fellow fund members. This is the over-riding obligation of you as trustee to adhere to the “sole purpose” test.


The money put aside in your self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) is of course
intended to be kept to fund the retirement of you and your fellow fund members. This is the over-riding obligation of you as trustee to adhere to the “sole purpose” test.
The money put aside in your self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) is of course
intended to be kept to fund the retirement of you and your fellow fund members. This is the over-riding obligation of you as trustee to adhere to the “sole purpose” test.

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Get your “personal service income” affairs in order for 2016

It is not uncommon for professional people who provide services to set up a separate entity to run their business, be it a trust, partnership or incorporated company.

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Going from sole trader to company

Whether you’ve been in business for years or you’re just starting out, choosing the right structure for your business is important. It is a consideration that is not only important from the start, but as your business grows and develops.

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