Superannuation Contributions

Superannuation Contributions

Contributions Concessional (tax deductible) superannuation contributions can be claimed as a personal tax deduction or are tax deductable to the employer entity making the payment. Please note, the concessional contribution caps include any salary sacrifice amounts,...
Directors fees, wages, drawings and superannuation

Directors fees, wages, drawings and superannuation

Directors’ Fees, Wages, Drawings and Superannuation Guarantee From 1 July 2019, changes to the law for the tax deductibility of payments of Directors’ fees will take effect. Failure to comply with these changes will prevent the payments from being a tax-deductible...
Car logbook for tax purposes

Car logbook for tax purposes

Car logbook  To claim a deduction for motor vehicle expenses the tax office requires substantiation of the business use of the vehicle. This can be documented through a logbook. The percentage of business use determines the tax deductibility of the vehicle expenses....
Instant Asset Write Off

Instant Asset Write Off

Instant Asset Write Off Assets used in business are usually subject to a tax-deductible depreciation write off over their useful life or at rates set-out by the Australian Tax Office. Assets (including cars) that are available for use and used in businesses with an...
Claiming Car Expenses

Claiming Car Expenses

CLAIMING CAR EXPENSES FOR BUSINESSES AND INDIVIDUALS Certain tax advantages can come with cars if they are used for work or employment purposes. For income tax and fringe benefits tax purposes: a “car” is any vehicle principally designed to carry less than 9...