100-day action plan: a superannuation perspective

By Amy Kitson on 22/05/2019 05:07:38 am

In continuing our election coverage, superannuation expert Tricia Kleinig discusses the top five superannuation changes that should be in Scott Morrisons first 100-day action plan. 1. Re-introduce lapsed Superannuation Bills Since last year, many Bills have lapsed. Contributing factors include; having a minority Government, being stalled in the senate and...
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The 100-day action plan

By Amy Kitson on 21/05/2019 12:20:43 am

The top 3 things that should be in Scott Morrison's 100-day action plan With a ‘miracle’ win for leader Scott Morrison and the Coalition over the weekend, it appears by July 1, Parliament will be back in business - for business. So, what’s next? When setting a strategy, the first...
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Five times you might need to spend more than $3,000 on tax advice

By Greg Travers on 16/04/2019 09:25:22 pm

Australia’s tax system is complex, meaning the ability for a taxpayer to comply with their obligations can be a big challenge. Recognising the likelihood that most taxpayers will require professional assistance in complying with their tax obligations, Australia’s tax laws allow taxpayers the ability to claim a tax deduction for...
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30 pc tax plan creates compliance, without the burden

By Greg Travers on 04/04/2019 01:27:18 am

94 per cent of individual taxpayers should have a 30 per cent or lower effective tax rate, by 2024/25. This is the single most effective tax avoidance measure in the Budget because it encourages voluntary compliance with the tax system. By achieving a 30 per cent effective tax rate for...
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30pc tax plan is an effective anti-avoidance measure in Federal Budget

By Amy Kitson on 03/04/2019 11:07:17 pm

Commentary from Greg Travers, Group Director of Tax Services at William Buck Accountants and Advisors A leading tax expert says the 30 per cent tax plan is the most effective tax avoidance measure in the Federal Budget. Greg Travers, Group Tax Director at William Buck Accountants and Advisors, says having...
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This Federal Budget, less is more

By Greg Travers on 03/04/2019 12:38:14 am

Sometimes less is more. The temptation for a Government is to feel that they need to announce a whole series of new tax measures every year.  But rarely is this the best way to develop a strong and efficient tax system. Thankfully the 2019/20 Federal Budget hasn’t gone down this...
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