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ATO issues warning after ‘unprecedented’ spike in impersonation scams
Crypto transactions in ATO sights with new data-matching program
Government to establish $2 billion fund for small business lending
Small business corporate tax rates Bill is now law
ATO to double rental deduction audits to 4,500
ATO set to issue excess super contribution determinations
How's Australia going as we approach the election?
Single Touch Payroll (STP) is compulsory for all small businesses.
Federal Budget 2019 - Overview
How the 2019 Federal Budget affects you
FBT Reminder – Odometer Reading
‘Big awareness push’ underway as STP deadline approaches
GST collection on overseas goods at 300% of forecasts
The problem with getting to 53 years of age.
Lost Beneficiaries
New quarterly STP reporting method for closely held payees revealed
Some Australian figures to help on Budget night.
Employers hit with rolling SG audits as ATO toughens stance
Resources to help understand and implement Single Touch Payroll (STP)
Big fines, prison on the cards as new SG penalties introduced
Extra website resources and tools is one way we offer you and your family more.
FBT Exemption for Various Work Vehicles
Tax payable on expenditure recoupments
ATO identifies SMSF contravention red flags
Who wins dispute about taxable income?
Australia - facts & figures March 2019
Strategies to handle scam phone calls and problem e-mails.
Instant asset write-off threshold upped to $25k
Jail time for GST fraud
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Articles
GST & Pricing
GST on Credit Card Surcharge
Shareholder Loans
ASIC Changes ? Update
Family Law ? Superannuation Changes
Companies with Unpaid Tax Debts
No Business? No Deduction!!
ABN Information Available Online
Most Common Rental Property Deductions
ASIC Changes ? Update
No Depreciation for Rental Property Items
Late Lodgement Or Late Payment
Travel Expenses to Attend Company Annual General Meeting
Tax Invoice Requirements:-
GST Errors on Business Activity Statement Returns
GST Exemption ? Going Concern
Old Shareholder Loans
GST & Pricing
The Federal Court has recently held that the failure to show a GST-inclusive price for goods and services could, in some circumstances, be considered misleading or deceptive and, as a result, contravenes the Trade Practices Act 1974.

Where GST is applicable to the provision of goods and services, the full price inclusive of GST, or the exclusive price together with the GST payable, should be shown.

Where GST exclusive prices are used, substantial prominence should be given to alerting purchasers that the prices do not include GST.
This is probably important in quoting eg it would be necessary to quote $100 plus $10 GST.

It could be expensive for you if the customer only pays the quoted price, yet you have to pay one-eleventh to the Australian Taxation Office.  Beware ? this possibility is quite real if your quoting procedure is flawed.

Your customer claims the GST and you are out of pocket.



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