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Rogers Lean April 2021 Monthly Newsletter

April 5th, 2021|

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 […]

Rogers Lean March 2021 Monthly Newsletter

March 1st, 2021|

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 […]

Rogers Lean February 2021 Monthly Newsletter

February 3rd, 2021|

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 […]

Rogers Lean October 2020 Monthly Newsletter

October 7th, 2020|

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 […]

Rogers Lean September 2020 Monthly Newsletter

September 3rd, 2020|

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 […]

Rogers Lean August 2020 Monthly Newsletter

August 4th, 2020|

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 […]

Rogers Lean July 2020 Monthly Newsletter

July 6th, 2020|

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 […]

Rogers Lean June 2020 Monthly Newsletter

June 2nd, 2020|

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 […]

Rogers Lean May 2020 Monthly Newsletter

April 30th, 2020|

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 […]

Rogers Lean March 2020 Monthly Newsletter

March 16th, 2020|

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, […]