Weirdest Tax Time excuses the ATO has ever seen

The ATO have recently given examples of some of the weirdest Tax Time excuses they’ve ever received, and they’re hilarious! Read all about them below:   1. “Someone has stolen my pants”   One taxpayer claimed to have a thief break into their car and steal their pants containing all proof of purchase.   2. “I’ve got holiday brain”   As an excuse for late lodgment, one taxpayer claimed to…  Read more

What you need to know this tax season

With tax season in full bloom we’ve compiled a list of a few things we think you should be aware of. Individuals Waiting for your payment summary? Check out myGov If you are waiting for your annual payment summary from your employer, make sure they are not reporting through Single Touch Payroll (“STP”). If they have prepared for STP, you need to link your myGov account to the ATO to…  Read more

What you need to do before you retire

If you haven’t given any thought to what your retirement will look like, now’s a great time to start. It might not be the most fun thing to think about—not when there are vacations to plan or houses to buy—but retirement planning is a vital part of your overall financial plan. Most people dream about the day they no longer have to work. They dream of having a leisurely coffee…  Read more