DIRECT FROM THE ATO

Change to age limits on super contributions
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00
Older members of your self-managed super fund (SMSF) are now able to receive spouse contributions and make voluntary super contributions without meeting the work test.
Commissioner's remedial power
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00
The Commissioner of Taxation's remedial power is a discretionary power the Commissioner can use in limited circumstances to resolve smaller unintended outcomes.
Consumer price index
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00
The consumer price index (CPI) rates have been updated to include the June 2020 quarter figure.
Open consultation
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00
You can participate in our open consultation. We encourage you to have your say.
Stop scammers in their tracks
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00
Personal and financial information are frequently targeted at tax time. Warn your clients and protect your practice from scammers.
Tax crime prosecution case studies
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00
These ATO case studies demonstrate that people who deliberately cheat the tax system will be held to account.
Test case litigation program
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00
The Test Case Litigation Program provides financial assistance to taxpayers whose litigation is likely to be important to Australia's tax and superannuation laws.
Advice under development program
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 00:00:00
We develop public advice and guidance to help you to understand your obligations and to be aware of your rights and entitlements.
Thin capitalisation arms length debt test
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 00:00:00
Use our finalised advice for completing the arm's length debt test for thin capitalisation purposes.
Claiming previous year losses
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 00:00:00
If your business makes a loss in an income year, you can carry forward that loss and may be able to claim a deduction for it in a future year.