Ride-sharing Now Eligible for Fringe Benefits Tax Exemption

The Australian Government has now extended the Fringe Benefits Tax exemption for ‘taxi travel’ for employees to ride-share, with the likes of Uber, DiDi and Ola now falling under ‘taxi travel’. The inclusion of ride-sharing under ‘taxi travel’ will enable companies to receive the same tax benefits as they would for ‘taxi travel’, allowing for a wider spread of private transportation options. Ride-share businesses such as Uber and Ola are…  Read more

JobKeeper Payment: Important Next Steps

It is very important to keep up to date with the JobKeeper Payment next steps and upcoming key dates to ensure you don’t miss critical deadlines to receive payments. The ATO has identified 3 key steps in order to receive the JobKeeper payment. If you have already completed Step 1 and enrolled for JobKeeper, the important next steps you need to complete from this week in order to receive JobKeeper payments for your employees are: Step 2: Identify and maintain eligible employees…  Read more

NSW Small Business COVID-19 Support Grant Applications Now Open

As outlined in our earlier Allan Hall mailout, in addition to the Federal Government’s stimulus measures to support businesses and individuals through the COVID-19 pandemic, Australia’s state and territory governments are also providing support measures for small businesses throughout the country. As the majority of our clients are based in NSW, we wanted to ensure that you were aware that applications are now open for the Small Business COVID-19 Support…  Read more

Applications Open: How to Apply for the JobKeeper Payment Scheme

Detailed information regarding the application for the JobKeeper Payment Scheme has now been made available by the ATO. If your business has been largely impact by the COVID-19 Pandemic, we encourage you to apply, should you meet eligibility criteria. The ATO has created specific JobKeeper guides to provide you with a high-level summary of the JobKeeper Payment Scheme to suit your unique business structure. These include key dates, how to prepare and the steps to…  Read more

Changes to Capital Gains Tax Main Residence Exemption for Non-tax Residents

In December 2019 the government passed laws that affect the main residence exemption for non-tax residents. If you are a non-resident of Australia, for tax purposes, you may need to consider selling your Australian family home before 30 June 2020*. *Note: This article was drafted before the Coronavirus pandemic which has had a significant impact on the value of residential homes. While for tax purposes it may be appropriate to…  Read more

Allan Hall named finalist in numerous firm-wide categories

Allan Hall Business Advisors continues to impress with individual, network and firm-wide awards and accolades, with our latest nomination as winner of the Client Choice Awards 2020, Women in Finance Awards 2019 and HR Manager of the Year 2019. For further details and a full list of our recent awards, click below.

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