consumer tax week 2016

Watch Out For These Red Flags When Hiring A Tax Agent

Even if someone prepares your taxes for you, you’re still on the hook for the information they submit to the ATO. That’s why you don’t want to just pick anybody to help prepare your taxes. Here are a few tips for finding a reputable accountant.

What Work Expenses Are The ATO Targeting This Year?

What Work Expenses Are The ATO Targeting This Year?

Each financial year, the Australian Taxation Office pays special attention to certain work expenses as it attempts to flush out people deliberately rorting the system. In 2015, the ATO adopted a broad targeting strategy to ensure deductions were appropriate. This year, it’s going after particular work expenses — and you’re…