Noel Whittaker I want to help my son out while minimising any costs or tax implications for all parties.
Noel Whittaker I want my mum to be able to stop having to work, but do not have the resources to buy a house with her.
TIP OF THE WEEK
Catherine Robson Tax can have a disproportionate influence on investment decision-making.
Noel Whittaker Investment properties present lots of questions as well as opportunities.
NASSIM KHADEM Small business taxpayers have been intimidated, made bankrupt and some suffered mental breakdowns and contemplated suicide after drawn-out disputes with the Tax Office, according to evidence given to a parliamentary inquiry.
George Cochrane Is it possible to buy a new car as a once-only gift without incurring gift tax?
Noel Whittaker I plan to rent my home out, how can I keep my tax liabilities low?
Noel Whittaker I'm 23 and want to own my own home. What's my best long-term strategy?
George Cochrane She wants a safe investment that can be liquidated quickly should she need money to go into a nursing home.
Noel Whittaker Should a couple put money into managed funds and use the income to pay down their mortgage?
Noel Whittaker When a member of a superannuation fund dies, the trustee of the super fund has the responsibility of deciding who the money will be paid to, so it's best to get it right.
David Potts Small businesses are turning to a website to collect money they’re owed.
Daryl Dixon Our senior bureaucrats should develop policy options that encourage savings and productive investment.
Noel Whittaker Sometimes with more than one property it's hard to see which is best to rent out and which is best to live in.
GEORGIA WILKINS The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has declared the end of bank secrecy, saying key measures agreed upon at the G20 meetings in Cairns will close loopholes that allow companies to hide profits overseas.
George Cochrane When it comes to capital gains tax on property, a house bought before September 20, 1985, is exempt.
David Potts The less the government does the more it'll rake in from personal income tax.
Noel Whittaker We want to take out a loan to build a granny flat in our backyard - what tax deductions are available?
Noel Whittaker We've been slugged pretty hard for investments intended to help with our children's education. What can we do now?
NOEL TOWELL Google, Starbucks and Ikea are cashing in on a reduced ATO ability to make them pay.
CLANCY YEATES The web of tax breaks in our super system are unlikely to survive in their current form, because they are so generous to people who least need government help.
SUPER & FUNDS
JOHN COLLETT Taxpayer's money in the form of superannuation tax concessions is being wasted on high-income earners.
Melissa Browne This is the time of year when accountants feel like the popular kids at school.
Noel Whittaker My SMSF isn't complex - can I do my own tax return?
Christine Long What will you do with your tax refund? Spend it on something fun? Or use it like a financial firestarter to build something bigger for the future?
George Cochrane They are in good health, but obviously at their age, anything can happen.
Melissa Browne What are the recent rule changes to be wary of when filling in your tax return this year.
MAX NEWNHAM ATO advice changes a long-held view on how account-based pensions can be paid to members of super funds.
George Cochrane Is the best strategy to offload our units oir keep them for the income?
Noel Whittaker We're planning to transfer the property back into my name. Will I be hit with a big bill?