PSI or PSB? The answer can cost or save you tax. Here is Andrew Henshaw of Velocity Legal in Melbourne with the details.
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There are two ways you can tax deduct your home loan, but they aren't what you probably think.
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If you could change one thing about the Australian tax system, what would it be and how? Robert Deutsch of The Tax institute asked that question.
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Every donation of money or property to a charity is either a gift or contribution.
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The minor benefit rule is the one exception that turns a non-deductible contribution into a tax-deductible gift.
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Can you tax deduct business lunches? In principle No, but probably Yes.
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When you deduct travel expenses from your income you save tax. That is a good thing. But you are also more likely to get audited.
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Small business tax concessions are an important feature of the Australian tax system. Here is a summary of the top 21.
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Tolls are travel expenses and subject to GST (just in case you were wondering). And it makes sense when you think about it.
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A business expense is tax deductible. Entertainment is not. Unless subject to FBT. So the all deciding question is: What is entertainment?
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How much can you claim as a tax deduction for conference travel? You might have to reduce the claim for any private portion. Here is how.
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If a charity event passes the Minor Benefit Rule, the DGR charity can issue a tax receipt for parts of the ticket price and auction proceeds. Here is more.
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The Commissioner publishes a Taxation Ruling each year listing the effective life of depreciable assets. Here is a handy overview for small operators.