Taxable

Can I claim my mortgage on my business tax?

Max Newnham Many small businesses operate from the owner’s home. This could mean the factory is a shed in the backyard and the office a corner of the kitchen or dining room table.

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.

MONEY

Cash splash: 12 ways to beat the taxman

Tax.

Annette Sampson Another financial year done and dusted. Well, almost. With a little more than four weeks to go until June 30, it is high time to get in some last-minute tax planning.

BUSINESS MAXIMS

Tax tactics: maximise your return

Tax time.

Max Newnham Tax return time is approaching, so make sure you don't land yourself with a large bill.

BUSINESS MAXIMS

Get ready to sell

For sale.

Max Newnham There is a very good reason why every small business owner should operate their business as if they are going to sell it.

FINANCE

Write, which way should I pay my tax?

Keyboard.

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

Making the most of fruitful labours

Fruit and the tax question.

Business Maxims The ability to offset business losses against other income depends on a taxpayer passing one of four tests. Where these tests cannot be passed the loss must be carried forward to later years.

BUSINESS MAXIMS

How do I get rollover relief?

Swiss ball.

Max Newnham Q. I'm a physio doing home visits and need better equipment. Could I claim these under CGT rollover relief?