Australians have been warned to avoid a simple mistake that could delay their tax return.
First-time sole traders who launched their dream business during the COVID-19 pandemic could be in for a shock as they prepare to lodge their returns, tax advisers warn.
A Crown Resorts director has indicated the firm's Melbourne chief may find himself out of a job after failing to act on the casino's unpaid gaming tax.
The tax office has been a winner from GST on low value imported goods and a review will see if local firms are also getting a fairer share of online shoppers.
The OECD says 130 countries have endorsed a plan for a global corporate tax rate of at least 15 per cent.
The start of the new financial year has brought in a raft of new measures, from tax cuts to assistance for buying a first home.
The Australian Taxation Office has released its initial findings of a program into the tax transparency of the nation's top 500 private companies.
With just one sleep to go until the end of the financial year, your options for a last-minute tax deduction are limited, but still possible.
Low and middle income earners have received some good news after the government’s handout for more than 10 million Australians was passed this afternoon. Here’s how it will work.
If you’re making a little extra cash delivering food for UberEats or renting a spare room out on Airbnb, listen up — the Australian Tax Office is coming.
If you can only make time for one injection this month, make it your super. Here’s how to use the rules to give your nest egg a boost and reap the tax rewards.
Up to 600,000 Australian cryptocurrency traders are about to have their details handed over to the Australian Tax Office.
But a group powerful enough to challenge the supremacy of the tech titans is on the verge of taking action.
Ben Steverman, Laura Davison and William Horobin
A new report by PwC says the world’s top-40 miners are missing an opportunity to promote mining to sometimes sceptical communities.
If you have recently moved in with your partner — or are one of the 10.4 per cent of Australians in a de facto relationship — here’s five implications of your co-habitation come tax time.
Tax office figures show medical professionals top the list of earners in Australia, while seven of the country's top richest suburbs are in NSW.
Prominent WA board director Michael Chaney says all companies must pull their weight if a new global agreement designed to stop tech giants avoiding tax is to be effective.
Kate Purnell & Sean Smith
Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull says the G7's plan to make multinationals pay a 15 per cent tax rate is a good move.
Colin Brinsden, AAP Economics and Business Correspondent
The UK is confident the G7 will move closer to a digital taxation deal when ministers meet in person for the first time since the start of the pandemic.
The State’s booming iron ore industry contributed nearly one-fifth of total company tax paid across the whole of Australia last year, keeping the nation on its feet during a devastating pandemic.
The Federal Government could be eyeing off WA’s increased GST share to help pay off its record debt, Labor MP Patrick Gorman has warned.
The Federal Government’s new “patent box” initiative does little to support early stage companies yet to start generating a revenue stream, WA industry experts say.
Barnaby Joyce said without iron ore and other key resources, the Budget would have been worse for wear.
The energy giant has succeeded in overturning a hefty ATO tax hit over its acquisition of the long-delayed gas project.
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