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17/12/2018Proposed Superannuation GuaranteeThe Superannuation Guarantee Amnesty is a one-off opportunity for employers to correct past super obligation non-compliance without penalty.
13/12/2018Corporate tax transparencyCorporate tax transparency refers to the requirement, under the law, for the ATO to report information about certain corporate tax entities. We do this annually through the report on entity tax information.
13/12/2018Corporate tax transparency report for the 2016-17 income yearThis is the fourth annual report on corporate tax transparency, informing public debate about tax policy, particularly in relation to the corporate tax system.
12/12/2018GST Pharmaceutical Health Forum - issues registerIssues register for the GST Pharmaceutical Health Forum.
06/12/2018E-commerce and digital economy outcomes for the Tax Avoidance TaskforceThe Tax Avoidance Taskforce continues to ensure revenue is correctly taxed at the point of origin to maintain an even playing field for all taxpayers.
06/12/2018GST and healthHow GST applies to health, including medical services, other health services, health supplies and the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
06/12/2018More than just a business numberIt's important to keep your ABN details up to date as they are used by emergency services and government agencies to help identify businesses during times of disaster.
04/12/2018International transfer pricing - introduction to concepts and risk assessmentExplains the basic concepts of international transfer pricing and when a business may face a review or audit.
04/12/2018Venture capital tax concessions for investments in FinTechA new act passed on 3 October 2018 extends the venture capital investment provisions so they cover investments in FinTech (financial technology) businesses.
03/12/2018Do your employees live in a remote area?We're reviewing our published lists of remote and non-remote areas for FBT.
03/12/2018Registering foreign investments on the ATO Land and water registerIf you're a foreign person investing in Australian residential real estate, agricultural land, or water entitlements you may need to register your interests with us.
30/11/2018Low-cost Single Touch Payroll solutionsA range of low-cost Single Touch Payroll solutions is expected to be available from early 2019. This is a list of the companies who intend to develop these solutions. We will update this list in December 2018.
28/11/2018Country-by-Country reportingLegislation to implement the OECD's new transfer pricing standards – commonly referred to as Country-by-Country (CbC) reporting – was enacted in December 2015.
28/11/2018Country-by-Country reporting lodgment deferral for December BalancersLodgment deferral for Country-by-Country reporting statements.
28/11/2018GST-free salesMost basic foods, some education courses, some medical services and businesses sold as going concerns do not have GST included in the price. Sales of these products are called GST-free sales.
27/11/2018Taxpayer Alert - Development lease arrangementsIn November the ATO released a taxpayer alert outlining concerns with the GST implications for some development lease arrangements.
26/11/2018Applying the margin scheme to GST at settlementIf you are selling new residential premises or potential residential land the GST margin scheme may be applied if you are in business and registered for GST.
26/11/2018Sharing information and insights at SGATAR workshopATO Commissioner Chris Jordan and Deputy Commissioner International Mark Konza attended the annual meeting of the Study Group on Asian Tax Administration and Research (SGATAR) workshop in Hangzhou, China in November 2018.
22/11/2018Taxpayer Alert - Mischaracterisation of activities or payments in connection with intangible assetsThis Taxpayer Alert is concerned with international arrangements that mischaracterise activities or payments in connection with intangible assets.
22/11/2018We’ve updated the Taxpayers’ CharterWe’ve updated the Taxpayers’ Charter to ensure it remains relevant now and in the future. It outlines what you can expect from us and explains your rights and obligations.
21/11/2018Single Touch Payroll webcast - 28 NovemberJoin us for a Single Touch Payroll (STP) webcast on 28 November 2018. We will discuss a range of topics, including impacts and costs for business and the future of STP.