Middle Aged Woman Reading Letter concerned

Blog | ATO’s ominous “data matching” letters, what to do if you get one!

Australian taxpayers unlucky enough to receive one of the ATO’s ominous “data matching” letters this year are being urged to act quickly or face being thousands of dollars worse off. The tax man uses sophisticated technology to sift through mountains of data from third-party institutions such as banks to sniff out whether any information, such…
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Tips to Help Rental Property Owners Avoid Common Tax Mistakes

Tip Tuesday | Top 10 Tips to Help Rental Property Owners Avoid Common Tax Mistakes

  Whether you use a tax agent or choose to lodge your tax return yourself, avoiding these common mistakes will save you time and money. Apportioning expenses and income for co-owned properties If you own a rental property with someone else, you must declare rental income and claim expenses according to your legal ownership of...
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Man phoning tax cheat hotline

60, 000 Tax Cheat Tip-Offs

  Tip-offs to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) have reached an all-time high with close to 60,000 tip-offs received between June and May 2019 – almost double the number of the previous year. The ATO thinks the number of tip-offs will reach around 70,000 for the full financial year. Common problem areas that people feel...
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