Private use of business cars

13 November 2018

Help your clients understand their fringe benefits (FBT) obligations. We are writing to you on behalf of your clients about business cars for private use by employees that may have a FBT liability.

Using external agencies for lodgment obligations

12 November 2018

After consultation with your professionals associations we will now also use external collection agencies for overdue lodgment obligations in some cases. You may receive an email letting you know we will be contacting your clients and they may be referred to an external collection agency.

Payment due date for company and super clients

6 November 2018

Some companies and superannuation funds have a payment due date of 1 December. If your clients have an income tax liability this year, you can check their payment due date online.

Do your clients own a rental property?

6 November 2018

If your clients own a residential rental property, remind them they are not able to claim deductions for the cost of travel to and from their property.

Plan for our annual closure

6 November 2018

At the end of December each year our offices close for the festive season. Lodge early to ensure we have time to process your clients' returns and activity statements before we close.

Check income data before lodging

31 October 2018

If we identify income is missing from a tax return, we will correct it before issuing a notice of assessment. Read how you can help ensure the accuracy of your clients' tax returns and avoid processing delays.

Join our live webcast – 5 November

29 October 2018

Our next live Tax professionals conversations webcast is on Monday 5 November 2018. We will cover more on agent compliance, and discuss the future of the tax profession.

Providing certainty for your clients' commercial deals and restructures

30 October 2018

With a pre-lodgment agreement, your client can have certainty about the tax outcomes for their commercial deals or restructures and reduce the risk of disputes. If your client has completed a deal or is contemplating one, find out how a pre-lodgment agreement can help.

Reminders to lodge RTP schedules

30 October 2018

Uncertain if your clients need to lodge their reportable tax position (RTP) schedule? We send notifications and reminders to your clients to let them know about their obligations to lodge the RTP with their company tax return.