Sole traders helped by UNSW Tax Clinic who were behind on their quarterly Business Activity Statements were on average seven years behind.
A UNSW tax expert shares practical tips on claims you can make in your tax return if you’ve worked from home during the pandemic.
A proposal to tax carbon emitters, redistribute the funds to taxpayers and reduce emissions gets the thumbs up.
We need to consider the growing complexity of the tax system without losing sight of what's fair.
UNSW Business School academic Kathrin Bain suggests that as an alternative, the government could make franking credits non-refundable for public companies but refundable for private companies.
Negative gearing distorts the tax system and is skewed in favour of higher incomes, says UNSW Business School tax expert Dr Ann Kayis-Kumar.
The 2018 federal budget announced by Scott Morrison may be based on sound economics, but it is largely mundane in most areas.
Australian consumers could be affected if the 2018 federal budget imposes GST on small foreign imports.
With $7 billion extra unexpected revenue from previous tax measures, the government may not need to make changes in the upcoming budget.
Australia’s taxation system is under attack from widespread tax minimisation, excessive deductions, poorly designed property taxes and gender bias. But help is at hand.