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Rogers Lean April 2021 Monthly Newsletter

When it comes to selling property and CGT liabilities, the timing of the transaction can be more important than many expect. We also look at the fact that not every type of income is taxed, with some money escaping tax altogether.

There are new insolvency reforms that could help some small businesses in their climb out […]

April 5th, 2021|

Rogers Lean March 2021 Monthly Newsletter

Government agencies sometimes use ABN registration to contact businesses for emergency help or even grants of support, so it’s important to keep your business’s ABN details current. And the perennial problem of dealing with cash flow gets some advisory help from the ATO.

A new Director Identification Number regime is something companies may need to get […]

March 1st, 2021|

Rogers Lean February 2021 Monthly Newsletter

One of the economy-boosting measures initiated to help in a post-COVID recovery is the JobMaker scheme. We run over what you need to know. And especially for this time of year, we look at tax and dealing with natural disasters.

Getting a valuation is sometimes required when managing tax affairs, so we cover the basics in […]

February 3rd, 2021|

Rogers Lean October 2020 Monthly Newsletter

We all understand that budgets are an exercise in predicting the future. Given what has happened in 2020, gazing into the crystal ball and extracting something reliable is fraught with difficulty.

Extensions to the tax rate thresholds will give millions of taxpayers on lower incomes a much-needed boost after a very challenging year. The temporary full […]

October 7th, 2020|

Rogers Lean September 2020 Monthly Newsletter

Payments such as JobKeeper and the cash flow boost are measures welcomed by many, however they can also bring with them some unique taxation issues. We run over what to look for.

Also tackled are claiming tax losses, where vehicles stand in relation to the boosted instant asset write off, the question of liquidity and trusts […]

September 3rd, 2020|

Rogers Lean August 2020 Monthly Newsletter

The JobKeeper payment, which was originally due to run until 27 September, will now continue to be available until 28 March 2021. There will however be some changes to eligibility, as well as a tightening of payment rates. We run through the details.

We also reveal a largely unforeseen danger for insurance cover in the early […]

August 4th, 2020|

Rogers Lean July 2020 Monthly Newsletter

Despite the current COVID-19 constraints, completing your tax return remains a task we can help achieve to your best advantage. We look at some tax tips for the current tax lodgement period. There is also some good news on the instant asset write-off, and a timely reminder about the importance of being covered against cyber […]

July 6th, 2020|

Rogers Lean June 2020 Monthly Newsletter

The COVID-19 period in everyone’s life continues, and as time goes by more issues keep arising regarding certain tax matters. One such issue, which the ATO has realised may be a concern, is the changed rental property market, and the deductions for expenses that are and are not available.

We also consider the issue of passive […]

June 2nd, 2020|

Rogers Lean May 2020 Monthly Newsletter

The dominating factor in all our lives at the moment is of course COVID-19. We look at issues that may change the normal deductions taxpayers can make for working from home, plus examine details of the new JobKeeper scheme that both employers and employees will need to know.

There is also the early release from superannuation […]

April 30th, 2020|

Rogers Lean March 2020 Monthly Newsletter

If you own certain high-end assets, it may be prudent to make sure your tax affairs are in order. The ATO has asked dozens of insurance companies for policy details over certain asset values to check up on these taxpayers’ tax obligations.

We also look at the realities of accessing some of your retirement savings early, […]

March 16th, 2020|