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A TaxBanter podcast

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Australia

Description:

A TaxBanter podcast

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@taxbanter

Language:

English


Episodes

Tax Yak – Episode 49: Role of the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman in small business tax matters

12/10/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Neil Jones yaks with Dr Craig Latham, Deputy Ombudsman for the Australian Small business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO). The role of the ASBFEO in small business tax matters may not be well known and Neil and Craig explore the way that the ASBFEO can support small businesses, particularly […]

Duration:00:41:45

Tax Yak – Episode 48: When is an individual taxpayer a resident for taxation purposes?

11/1/2020
When is an individual taxpayer a resident taxpayer? This is a question fraught with complexity. The team discuss the four tests legislated and reflect on guidance issued by the courts in relation to the application of these tests. Subsequently Lee-Ann and the Michaels discuss the recent changes proposed by the board of taxation and how […]

Duration:00:49:32

Tax Yak – Episode 47: Division 7A Subdivision DB, Section 109 Q and common Division 7A tricks and traps

8/3/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, George Housakos yaks with Arthur Athanasiou, Tax Partner at Thomson Geer, about Division 7A. Arthur takes us on a deep dive into the Division 7A relief as they are increasingly relevant to our tax yak audience due to impact of COVID-19. He also provides some timely reminders to tax […]

Duration:00:49:45

Tax Yak – Episode 46: Government Stimulus Response to the Coronavirus and other Tax Measures

7/27/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Neil Jones yaks with The Honorable Michael Sukkar MP about the Government’s response to the Coronavirus Pandemic. It was only in December 2019 that the MYEFO was handed down; Australia was planning to return to surplus, and the Federal Budget was scheduled for May. How has 2020 unfolded from […]

Duration:00:26:26

Tax Yak – Episode 45: Work-related expenses mythbusting

7/20/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, a number of our Senior Tax Trainers gather to correct some of the misinformation around Work Related Expenses (WRE). They also discuss important changes to making WRE claims, and explain what can and cannot be claimed. A useful reminder for Accountants and Taxpayers alike. Host: Lynne Gibson Guests: Lee-Ann […]

Duration:00:45:53

Tax Yak – Episode 44: Singapore Tax Law

7/9/2020
How different is the Singapore Taxation system from the Australian Taxation System? In this episode of Tax Yak, Lee and the Michaels yak with Adrian Sham to understand the workings of the Singapore Tax System. The discussion covers a broad introduction of the Singapore Taxation system, including the basis of the law, tax treatment of […]

Duration:01:26:26

Tax Yak – Episode 43: Public practice from a client’s point of view

6/3/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, the Michaels yak with Ollie Visser about about his experience in public practice and now as a CFO of a large firm. The discussion covers client relationship management and how to improve the relationship with clients. Further Ollie and the Michaels discuss how clients best utilise their accountant to make […]

Duration:00:43:02

Tax Yak – Episode 42: Not-for-profits and the economic stimulus measures

5/28/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Michael Doran of TaxEd speaks with Jennifer Moltisanti of the Australian Taxation Office about the range of economic stimulus measures to support Not-for-profits. This episode will assist accounting practitioners to manage tax related matters for their NFP and charity clients, including eligibility, enrolment and reporting for the JobKeeper payment […]

Duration:00:43:28

Tax Yak – Episode 41: Eligible Business Participant vs Employee

5/26/2020
Lee and the two Michaels discuss when an eligible business participant under Jobkeeper legislation could in fact be an employee and what the consequences, advantages and disadvantages of this would be. They discuss the underlying legislation, applicable case law, rulings and the potential approach from the ATO on this matter. To finish off the episode […]

Duration:00:45:51

Tax Yak – Episode 40: COVID-19 and JobKeeper Scheme Employment law issues

4/29/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Nicole Rowan does not yak about tax, but instead about employment law issues arising from COVID-19 and specifically from the JobKeeper scheme. Patrick Turner from Maurice Blackburn joins this Yak to provide a useful overview of current employment law issues and to answer your questions to help employers navigate […]

Duration:00:47:33

Tax Yak – Episode 39: JobKeeper Scheme

4/29/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with fellow TaxBanter trainer, Nicole Rowan, about the JobKeeper scheme, including eligibility, the ATO’s administrative approach and the proposed amendments. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guests: Nicole Rowan Recorded: 27 April 2020

Duration:00:53:17

Tax Yak – Episode 38: Crossing borders with COVID–19

4/9/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with international tax lawyer and Director of Private Client Services (International) at Andersen, Marsha Laine Dungog, and her colleague, Managing Director of Andersen, Al Nuñez, about the response of the Australian and US Governments to the COVID–19 pandemic as they compare the two countries’ economic stimulus packages. […]

Duration:01:07:51

Tax Yak – Episode 37: US tax issues: a business perspective

2/20/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with international tax lawyer and Director of Private Client Services (International) at Andersen, Marsha Laine Dungog and her colleague, Managing Director of Andersen, Al Nuñez, and Simon Calabria, Director at Webb Martin Consulting about a range of US tax issues affecting Australians doing business in the USA. […]

Duration:00:52:39

Tax Yak – Episode 36: US tax issues: an individual perspective

2/12/2020
In this first episode of Tax Yak for 2020, Robyn yaks with international tax lawyer and Director of Private Client Services (International) at Andersen, Marsha Laine Dungog, about a range of USA tax and superannuation issues that affect Australians living and working in the USA. Also joining us is Marsha’s colleague, Managing Director of Andersen, […]

Duration:00:49:11

Tax Yak – Episode 35: Year-end wrap

12/16/2019
In this final episode of Tax Yak for 2019, Robyn yaks with TaxBanter director, Neil Jones, about the past few months of the 46th Parliament and how the tax landscape looks heading into 2020. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guest: Neil Jones Recorded: 17 December 2019

Duration:00:42:49

Tax Yak – Episode 34: Deceased estates

11/19/2019
It is said that nothing in life is certain but death and taxes. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with BNR Partners Managing Director and Estate Taxation Specialist, Ian Raspin, about his broad and deep experience in advising on the taxation issues associated with deceased estates. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guest: Ian Raspin Recorded: […]

Duration:01:00:56

Tax Yak – Episode 33: Running a modern day tax practice

11/12/2019
Running a modern day tax practice is no challenge for the light-hearted. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Planet Consulting Founder and Principal Consultant, Rob Pillans, about the challenges facing practitioners running a practice in the current tax landscape. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guest: Rob Pillans Recorded: 11 November 2019

Duration:00:58:15

Tax Yak – Episode 32: Happy 1st Birthday Tax Yak (Current Tax Landscape)

10/16/2019
Join us in celebrating Tax Yak’s 1st Birthday. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with TaxBanter director, Neil Jones, about the first few months of the 46th Parliament and the current tax landscape. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guest: Neil Jones Recorded: 16 October 2019

Duration:00:42:39

Tax Yak – Episode 31: Current SMSF issues

10/1/2019
There are more than 600,000 self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) in Australia which are regulated by the ATO. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Liz Westover, Partner and National SMSF Leader with Deloitte Private in Melbourne, about the current SMSF landscape. They discuss enacted and proposed policy changes affecting SMSFs, the ATO’s compliance […]

Duration:01:00:23

Tax Yak – Episode 30: Small business concessions review by the Board of Taxation

9/19/2019
The Board of Taxation has been reviewing the range of Small business tax concessions; the final report is yet to be released. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Dr Mark Pizzacalla, Partner with BDO Melbourne and a member of the Board of Taxation, who has been leading the Board’s review of the […]

Duration:00:55:09