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Write, which way should I pay my tax?

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Business Maxims Q. I am a UK citizen, and am doing a spot of freelance writing. Should I be taxing myself through my ABN number?

BUSINESS MAXIMS

Hey Max, what about my tax?

ABN number.

Max Newnham Q. I know I need to obtain an ABN from any supplier but do I need to get one for the people I do work for?

How do I structure my employment and business incomes?

Tax

Max Newnham Over the years there have been many attempts by taxpayers to try and have employment income treated as business income so it can be split with spouses and children.

How taxing is a second job?

Tax.

Max Newnham If you're continuing to work full-time while starting a new business, beware of the tax implications.

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