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Australian and International Tax Updates


International Expat Tax Return 2020

Well, its that time of the year again to start to consider preparing and lodging your 2020 Australian tax return.  For Australian expats, preparing an Australian […]

Tax implications for foreign buyers purchasing Australian Property

If you are a ‘foreign person’ and looking to acquire an Australian property, it is important to be aware that you may be subject to additional […]

Australian Tax Treatment of Employee Share Schemes for Non-Residents and Expats

The Employee Share Scheme (ESS) tax treatment for expats and non-residents is often an area of confusion. The article below outlines the Australian ESS rules and […]

Australian Tax Treatment of Overseas Superannuation and Pensions

The Australian tax treatment of an overseas pension fund or superannuation fund is a complex area from an Australian tax perspective. Is the Overseas Fund a […]

Australian Expats and Main Residence Capital Gains Tax Changes

A reminder to all Australian expat non-residents overseas that the retrospective and controversial changes to the Australian Capital Gains Tax (CGT) main residence exemption will impact […]

Capital Gains made by non-residents and the use of Australian Discretionary Trusts

Capital Gains Tax and Non-residents The Federal Court recently ruled in the case of Peter Greensill Family Co Pty Ltd (acting as a trustee) v FC […]

Update on COVID-19 and Australian Tax Residency

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 […]

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

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. […]

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

Australian Tax Resident and Permanent Place of Abode An Australian expat who relocates overseas will need to show that they have established a ‘permanent place of […]

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

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 […]

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 […]

Expat Tax News in Australia

Here are the following news and articles about international and expat tax news in Australia.

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