ATO Scam tips

Why it is important to protect your tax file number. Some of you may already be aware how important it is to protect your tax file number (TFN) from getting into the wrong hands. Crooks can use your TFN for TFN fraud, such as present themselves as you to the ATO , do your tax…

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July Covid support payments from state government

During this July 2021 Covid support payment update Some updates for you: 1.    Support for individuals The COVID-19 Disaster Payment has been extended to residents of South Australia and Victoria. The payment will be: $600 per week to individuals that have lost 20 hours or more of work during the lockdown period, or $375 per…

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what is new for tax 2021

Changes to tax returns 2021   ATO Warning – Copy & Pasting Claims ATO are setting their sights on work related expenses (such as motor vehicle, travel claims, laundry, uniform purchases and business trips). The expectation is that these deductions should reduce for taxpayers who were working from home during COVID 19. However, the ATO…

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Work From Home Tax Deductions explained

Work From Home Tax Deductions explained We understand that due to COVID-19 your working arrangements may have changed. If you have been working from home, you may have expenses you can claim a deduction for at tax time.   Home Office deduction on tax return: requirements, records to be kept, what can be claimed. why…

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What Happens If You Lodge Your Tax Return Late?

Sometimes life throws things in our path that get in the way of important deadlines like our tax returns and we find ourselves on the other side of the due date. Sometimes we deliberately don’t want to submit our tax returns for fear of the tax debt. Whatever the reason for getting behind, penalties can…

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Get Your Finances Back On Track With A Qualified Accountant!

  A qualified accountant, such as one from Tax Accounting Adelaide can help you get your finances back on track. If you’ve ever struggled with keeping up to date with your income and expenses, been swamped with a messy pile of receipts and invoices that only gets sorted at tax time each year, Tax Accounting…

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Proud Green and Paperless Office

Tax Accounting Adelaide is now paperless and greener!   Since starting the business back in 2010, we had many paper-based system and began to grow our filing cabinets full of client files. That was fine and also, I was trying to do the best I knew at that time. More recently, however, I wanted to…

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How Tax Accounting Adelaide can assist YOU!

Our services include:     Tax Returns Individual, Business, Self-Managed Super Fund   Advice Capital Gains, Property, Starting a new business or buying a business, Working overseas, SA land tax, and many more!   Accounting New Software Implementation, Performance Reporting and Meetings, Bookkeeping, BAS returns.   Business Improvement Services Coaching, Small business marketing, Business check…

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Your Guide To Choosing The Right Accountant

Choosing the right accountant for your personal and professional needs may seem daunting but it’s a necessary step for you to maximise your current financial position and proactively plan for your future. The right accountant can do a lot more for you besides preparing your annual tax return. This important relationship should benefit you financially,…

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How A Registered Tax Agent Can Help You This Financial Year

You may believe your tax agent’s sole purpose is helping you with your tax return at the end of the financial year, however, this is only part of the services they usually offer. In most cases and depending on your circumstances, they are able to offer valued support in other ways. Here are some of…

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Why you need an accountant

Why you need an accountant Why do I need an accountant? You may be asking. Perhaps you have never used one and do your own or have not seen fully what they can do to be worth more than their investment cost. Here are some reasons why a professional tax agent may be able to…

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What to Bring for Your Individual Tax Return

What to Bring for Your Individual Tax Return

So what do you need to bring for your individual tax return appointment? 1. A copy of your last tax return 2. Your tax file number 3. Payment summaries of employment government or super payments 4. A hospital cover tax statement 5. Bank interest and dividend amounts 6. Your bank details for your refund 7. Your…

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The way you get your Payment Summary information is changing!

The Changes to Your Payment Summary Information.     As you know, you may now no longer get a payment summary from your workplaces. We will be able to see your payment summaries as soon as they are lodged with the ATO by your employers. Sometimes in early July, they are not yet available.  …

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