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Update on COVID-19 and Australian tax residency

We hope everyone is doing well during these times! We previously wrote on 31 March 2020 regarding the ATO’s guidance for expats or individuals who are […]

Australian expat tax accountant and preparing the tax return

An Australian expat tax accountant will need to consider numerous issues when preparing the Australian tax return of an expat. Preparing the tax return of an […]

Accessing your Australian superannuation as a non-resident expat

A common question of Australian expats living overseas is when are they able to access their Australian super. Accessing superannuation as a non-resident of Australia is […]

Australian Tax Residency: The Domicile Test and Permanent Place of Abode

An Australian expat who relocates overseas will need to show that they have established a ‘permanent place of abode’ overseas, otherwise they will remain an Australian […]

International Tax: Australian tax implications of ceasing to be an Australian tax resident

At the time an Australian expat relocates overseas, there are important Capital Gains Tax implications that should be considered. The article below provides an overview of […]

Australian Tax Resident for Tax Purposes

Am I an Australian tax resident? Introduction Determining your Australian tax residency position is important. In general, an Australian tax resident is subject to Australian income […]

International Tax: Central Management and Control Test (CMAC) and Australian Tax Residency of a Company

When is a company a resident of Australia for tax purposes? There are three tests to determine if a company is a resident of Australia for […]

Falling Australian Dollar: Tax implications of transferring money to Australia

With the Australian dollar falling recently as a result of the Coronavirus, many Australian expats overseas are looking to transfer money back to Australia to take […]
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