Category: End of Financial Year

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Be alert for tax scams this EOFY

June 19, 2018

The end of the financial year will likely bring the usual wave of scams. Here’s what to watch for. The Federal Budget is behind us, and amid the celebrations over tax cuts (around $500 annually for low to middle income earners), now is the time to be mindful of scammers pretending to be from government […]

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Get your new financial year game on

June 13, 2018

A new financial year is always a good time to review your finances and make sure they are in good shape. You’ll be starting this coming financial year wearing a confident grin with this list of eight things to do now to get new financial year ready. Check in on your goals There’s no point […]

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Watch out for tax scams

June 20, 2017

Tax time is approaching and that means a juicy refund may be just around the corner. It’s a busy time for scammers too, and last year alone 48,000 Australians fell prey to tax scams between July and October.  Already this year, the Tax Office has registered over 17,067 scam reports with victims collectively losing $1.5 […]

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Remember to factor in parental subsidies at tax time

June 22, 2016

While you’re sorting your income and expenditure at tax time, make sure you know what you’re entitled to as a parent, carer or grandparent. When the cost of raising kids is ever-increasing, every little bit helps and a bigger tax return is generally welcome. These days just sending a child to school comes with mounting […]

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Five money habits for a happy financial year

June 22, 2016

As you say goodbye to the 2015/16 financial year, it’s a good time to put new habits for success in place for the coming year. Here are our five tips to help you make a success of the coming year as you put your tax affairs in order and say goodbye to the 2015/16 financial […]

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