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Div 293 concessional contributions assessments

Div 293 concessional contributions assessments

High-income individuals may receive a Div 293 concessional contributions tax assessment in the mail for the 2018-19 or 2019-20 income years, it is not a mistake. Div 293 tax is imposed on individuals that exceed the high-income threshold of $250,000. The consequence...

Employers beware: increase in super guarantee

Employers beware: increase in super guarantee

Employers with manual payroll processes beware, the rate of super guarantee has increased to 10%, make sure you’re not underpaying super and avoid penalties. With the advent of a new financial year, there is an important change from 1 July 2021 that employers should...

Workplace giving v salary sacrifice donations

Workplace giving v salary sacrifice donations

Have you made a donation through workplace giving or a salary sacrifice arrangement? What you can deduct on your tax return may differ. With tax time well and truly upon us, many of us will be looking at what deductions we can claim in this year’s tax return. If...