Category: Tax

Amazon tax changes

Following investigations by the European Union into Amazon’s tax arrangements, the global online retailer seems to have put up the white...

Abbott contradicts Hockey on tampon tax

Australian treasurer Joe Hockey says he plans to ask state and territory governments to remove the consumption tax on tampons and other...

Uber to challenge GST tax ruling

Uber says it might take legal action to challenge an Australian Taxation Office ruling that requires its drivers to pay GST. Director of...

McDonalds accused of a half a billion dollar tax dodge

A report by a coalition of global trade unions has alleged that international fast food chain McDonalds sliced close to half a billion...

Tax crackdown on Uber

Getting a ride on Uber which has always been cheaper than a taxi, is likely to become more expensive with tax authorities around the world...

Retailers push to extend the GST net

The Australian Retailers Association is pushing the Government to go even further on its GST reforms ARA Executive Director Russell...

Budget boost for small business

Small business scored big wins in the Abbott government’s second budget. As previously foreshadowed, small companies with turnovers of...

Joe Hockey’s GST and multinationals crackdown

Treasurer Joe Hockey has announced new measures cracking down on tax avoidance by multinational companies and extending the GST to digital...

Budget tax cuts for small business

The Budget will deliver tax cuts for small business. For small businesses with turnovers of less than $2 million a year, the tax rate will...

Budget Jobs for Families fight looming

Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Social Services Minister Scott Morrison have unveiled a $3.5 billion Jobs for Families package in...