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Donations and their Deductibility

Monday, 24 June 2019   
Donations and their Deductibility

With tax time fast approaching, all tax payers are looking for ways to minimise their tax bill. One fantastic way to do this (and do your part for the community) is with donations. Yes, donations are tax deductible! But be careful who and what...

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2019 End of Financial Year Checklist

Wednesday, 8 May 2019   
2019 End of Financial Year Checklist

Effective planning and preparation is critical for all taxpayers as the end of financial year approaches. The good news is at Butlers Accountants weares here to support you so you don’t have to do all of the heavy lifting yourself. This is the perfect time of the year to seek advice from our accountants to maximise your tax savings for 2018-19 and start planning fresh for next year.

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Further extensions for Instant Asset Write -off

Wednesday, 8 May 2019   
Further extensions for Instant Asset Write -off

The Instant Asset Write-Off Scheme has been extended to 30 June 2020 for assets purchased under $30,000. The scheme affects small to medium businesses with a turnover of up to $50 million a year, allowing business owners to immediately deduct asse...

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Tax Tips for Property Investors

Wednesday, 8 May 2019   
Tax Tips for Property Investors

Owning an investment property can provide great benefits, including additional income and entitlement to tax deductions. Now is the time for property investors to take advantage of the tax strategies available to them this 2019-20 financial year. ...

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New ASIC Fees from 1 July 2018

Monday, 11 June 2018   

From 1 July 2018, some ASIC fees will increase. For most companies the annual review fee will increase from $254 to $263, late payment penalties will also increase. For a full list of all the ASIC fee changes on the most common lodgements  clic...

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