ATO Bulletins & Updates

Introducing your super

An overview of how the super reforms affect you, your business and your SMSF.

Published:             03 Dec 2012 

 

 

Guide to goods and services tax (GST)

 

Explains how GST works and what you need to do to meet your GST obligations.

 

Published:            03 Dec 2012

 

Activity statement update - Quarter 3 2011-12 

This is the Activity statement update (ASU) for Quarter 3, 2011-12. The ASU informs you of legislative changes, new issues and products. This update includes: National Consumer Fraud Week (NCFW) 2012, help for non-profit organisations, a new method for calculating PAYG instalment income, and more.

Published: 07 Mar 2012


How to pay

 

Provides information on payment methods available when making a payment to the ATO. 

 

Published: 02 Mar 2012

SME Communicator - February 2012 

SME Communicator provides relevant information specific to businesses with an annual turnover between $2 million and $250 million.

Published:  17 Feb 2012

Fringe benefits tax and entertainment 

 

A fringe benefit may arise when an employer provides entertainment by way of food, drink or recreation to an employee - including associated accommodation or travel provided.

Published: 25 Jan 2012

SME Communicator - December 2011 

SME Communicator provides relevant information specific to businesses with an annual turnover between $2 million and $250 million.

Published: 21 Dec 2011

Fuel tax credit eligibility tool

 

This decision tool is designed to help you work out if the fuel you use in your business is eligible for fuel tax credits.

 

Published:            14 Dec 2011

 

Small business accelerated initial deduction for motor vehicles

 

Provides information on the government initiative to provide small businesses with a deduction of up to $5,000 when purchasing a vehicle for business use.

 Published:             06 Dec 2011 

SME Communicator - September 2011

SME Communicator provides relevant information specific to businesses with an annual turnover between $2 million and $250 million. 

Published: 26 Sep 2011 

Workforce Education News - Issue 6/2011

This sixth issue of Workforce education news for 2011 covers topics affecting employers, employees, professional associations and their members. Topics include superannuation and tax time information. Issued in August 2011.

Published: 15 Sep 2011

Detailed food list

 

An itemised list of major foods and beverages that you can search quickly to find out the GST status of particular food items.

Published: 05 Sep 2011

Key superannuation rates and thresholds

 

These are the key rates and thresholds that apply in relation to contributions and benefits, employment termination payments, superannuation guarantee and co-contributions. 

 

Published:            22 Aug 2011 

 

SME Communicator - July 2011 

 

SME Communicator provides relevant information specific to businesses with an annual turnover between $2 million and $250 million. 

 

Published:             21 Jul 2011

Workforce education news - Issue 5/2011

This fifth issue of Workforce education news for 2011 covers topics affecting employers, employees, professional associations and their members. Topics include superannuation and tax time information. Issued in July 2011.

Published: 15 Jul 2011