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  • GIC & SIC RATES

    The ATO has published general interest charge (GIC) and shortfall interest charge (SIC) rates for the third quarter of the 2012-13 income year. The GIC annual rate for January – March 2013 is 10...
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  • MARKET UPDATE

    The S&P200 Accumulation Index finished trading up 4.95% in January. The market rallied strongly in the 2012 calendar year. The Australian share market posted its best calendar year performance sin..
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  • LIVING AWAY FROM HOME ALLOWANCE

    The new LAFHA rules commenced on 1 October 2012 and the new rules differ to what as previously announced as part of the 2013 budget. The key aspects of new legislation include: LAFHA will still co..
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  • SMSF TRUSTEE REQUIREMENTS

    From 1 July 2012 legislation has imposed some additional requirements on Trustees of Self Managed Superannuation funds as follows; The investment strategy of the fund must be reviewed on a regular..
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  • EMPLOYEE OR CONTRACTOR

    The ATO has recently released some new guides which assist a business in determining whether an individual is an employee or a contractor. The guides include a checklist of facts to consider and requi..
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  • RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT INDUSTRY GUIDES

    AusIndustry has released the first industry guidance note for the new R&D tax incentive scheme. The guide covers Information and Communication Technology research and will assist companies to be a..
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