Leo D'Angelo Fisher That unsettling prickling sensation many of you will be feeling right now is just your hip-pocket nerve reacting as July 2 nears.
Christine Long Many people will make spontaneous donations to charity before the end of the financial year, but Bryony Green and others like her will be banding together for more "purposeful and planned" giving.
Melissa Browne Many people are quick to complain about how changes to our tax system will affect them, but they won't do anything about it.
Clancy Yeates For all the fuss about bracket creep, its impact is often overestimated.
Sally Patten With just three weeks to go before the end of the financial year, sprinters have limited time to get their financial affairs in order before the taxman comes calling
Jo Stewart Australian consumers are used to the offshore call centre when dealing with telcos. But would you expect your accountant to outsource your tax return to a cheap outfit overseas?
Catherine Robson The end of the financial year is a time for financial reflection and proactive planning.
Daryl Dixon With the end of the tax year looming, now's the time to implement strategies to reduce this year's taxation bills.
Melissa Browne If you're tossing up whether to work for a start-up you need to understand how share options work.
Melissa Browne An accountant shares tax strategies arising from the 2016 federal budget for individuals, businesses, and employees.
Caitlin Fitzsimmons It's not just that one in three buyers are investors, it's also that they're disproportionately competing with first-home buyers.
Kate Cowling Beyond the handbag or man bag, there are easy deductions taxpayers miss every year.
Melissa Browne Handbags can be tax deductible if you use them for work, but the Tax Office is fussy about documentation.
Daryl Dixon If the tax-exempt proportion of capital gains is cut to 25 per cent, it will change the original objective of taxing only real capital gains.
Noel Whittaker Tax reform is in the spotlight.
John Collett Leasing a car through work is still worthwhile. The tax advantage is not as great as it used to be, but there are still savings for most people.
George Cochrane We live in combined flats as our permanent place of residence and neither one has ever been rented. We wondered if upon sale of either flat we will have to pay any capital gains tax? A.D.
Daryl Dixon Given the ongoing uncertainty about the future tax treatment of superannuation, investing in the family home and gearing investments now offer more certain benefits.
Daryl Dixon If superannuation is made less attractive, it would encourage the well off to over-invest in the family home and do even more negative gearing of investment properties.
Daryl Dixon People relying on their past savings for their retirement income face being big losers in any increase in the GST tax burden.