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Salem News
Public hearing for tax budget planned$4.7 million overall. The majority of the 1 percent income tax goes into the ge
Public hearing for tax budget planned
Salem News / Posted 11 hours ago
$4.7 million overall. The majority of the 1 percent income tax goes into the general fund, but the money to fund the income tax office comes off the top, along with a portion for debt repayment and capital improvements. The general fund is used to... Read more
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WA Today
Tax Office's 'covert operations' against taxpayers exposedare bringing the full might of the Commonwealth government to bear as they try
Tax Office's 'covert operations' against taxpayers exposed
WA Today / Posted 17 hours ago
are bringing the full might of the Commonwealth government to bear as they try to silence him. The legal battle with the Tax Office has left Mr Shamir $200,000 in debt and struggling with health problems, simply, he says, for doing his job as a... Read more
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The Age
Tax Office's 'covert operations' against taxpayers exposedare bringing the full might of the Commonwealth government to bear as they try
Tax Office's 'covert operations' against taxpayers exposed
The Age / Posted 17 hours ago
are bringing the full might of the Commonwealth government to bear as they try to silence him. The legal battle with the Tax Office has left Mr Shamir $200,000 in debt and struggling with health problems, simply, he says, for doing his job as a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tax Office's 'covert operations' against taxpayers exposedare bringing the full might of the Commonwealth government to bear as they try
Tax Office's 'covert operations' against taxpayers exposed
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 hours ago
are bringing the full might of the Commonwealth government to bear as they try to silence him. The legal battle with the Tax Office has left Mr Shamir $200,000 in debt and struggling with health problems, simply, he says, for doing his job as a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tax Office's 'covert operations' against taxpayers exposedare bringing the full might of the Commonwealth government to bear as they try
Tax Office's 'covert operations' against taxpayers exposed
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
are bringing the full might of the Commonwealth government to bear as they try to silence him. The legal battle with the Tax Office has left Mr Shamir $200,000 in debt and struggling with health problems, simply, he says, for doing his job as a... Read more
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The North West Star
Coup closer as members show numbers to force Parramatta Eels board meetingcomplete disarray are being investigated by at least three statutory bodies, in
Coup closer as members show numbers to force Parramatta Eels board meeting
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
complete disarray are being investigated by at least three statutory bodies, including the NSW Fraud Squad, the Australian Tax Office and Liquor, Gaming and Racing. It's expected long-suffering members will vote for change although there are at... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Kwinana property owners to protest WA Government buffer planCaratti. This land is near Alcoa's residue storage areas. Mr Caratti, who is
Kwinana property owners to protest WA Government buffer plan
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Caratti. This land is near Alcoa's residue storage areas. Mr Caratti, who is currently in a dispute with the Australian Tax Office, was described in 2014 by WA Chief Justice Wayne Martin as having engaged in "corrupt and dishonest... Read more
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Perth Now
ATO cracks down on hidden cashfor those unfamiliar with taxation laws. Last year, Uber was dragged kicking a
ATO cracks down on hidden cash
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
for those unfamiliar with taxation laws. Last year, Uber was dragged kicking and screaming to its GST obligations, and the tax office warned its 20,000 drivers to declare their incomes or be audited and penalised before launching a data matching... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Top Five Apps For Tax TimeWhile tax time usually conjures the image of piles of paper and shoeboxes full
Top Five Apps For Tax Time
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 3 days ago
While tax time usually conjures the image of piles of paper and shoeboxes full of old receipts, it doesn’t have to be that way forever. If you’re sick of shuffling through hard copy documents to get your finances sorted every July, here are our top... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
APN settles its tax ahead of NZME floatwith APN and the risk around thin capitalisation would be spread across the rel
APN settles its tax ahead of NZME float
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
with APN and the risk around thin capitalisation would be spread across the relevant APN and NZME entities. The Australian Tax Office is also auditing the New Zealand branch of the Australian APN entity in relation to the New Zealand mastheads, and... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
APN reaches $36.3m tax settlement with IRD over convertible notes, other disputeswith APN and the risk around thin capitalisation would be spread across the rel
APN reaches $36.3m tax settlement with IRD over convertible notes, other disputes
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
with APN and the risk around thin capitalisation would be spread across the relevant APN and NZME entities. The Australian Tax Office is also auditing the New Zealand branch of the Australian APN entity in relation to the New Zealand mastheads, and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
ATO cracks down on hidden cashfor those unfamiliar with taxation laws. Last year, Uber was dragged kicking a
ATO cracks down on hidden cash
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
for those unfamiliar with taxation laws. Last year, Uber was dragged kicking and screaming to its GST obligations, and the tax office warned its 20,000 drivers to declare their incomes or be audited and penalised before launching a data matching... Read more
2 related stories
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The Courier Mail
ATO cracks down on hidden cashfor those unfamiliar with taxation laws. Last year, Uber was dragged kicking a
ATO cracks down on hidden cash
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
for those unfamiliar with taxation laws. Last year, Uber was dragged kicking and screaming to its GST obligations, and the tax office warned its 20,000 drivers to declare their incomes or be audited and penalised before launching a data matching... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sydney’s elite paying $87k to dodge taxtax advice when 155 people in Ultimo claimed an average of $123,370 each to man
Sydney’s elite paying $87k to dodge tax
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
tax advice when 155 people in Ultimo claimed an average of $123,370 each to manage tax affairs and paid no net tax. A tax office spokeswoman said the reason for the high cost and deductions for tax advice may be due to appeals in the courts... Read more
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The Star
Indonesia considers onshore financial centre after tax amnestyrates and easier rules to open a financial company that would serve them as a s
Indonesia considers onshore financial centre after tax amnesty
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
rates and easier rules to open a financial company that would serve them as a special purpose vehicle (SPV). The country's tax office has found at least 2,000 SPVs set up by Indonesians and 6,000 saving accounts in many tax haven countries,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
On The Beat With ANTHONY JORYlatest scams start with a phone call to you allegedly from the ATO (code for “s
On The Beat With ANTHONY JORY
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
latest scams start with a phone call to you allegedly from the ATO (code for “someone or something, but not the Australian Tax Office”). The call is quite convincing, names are given, ID numbers, case numbers, ID warrants are quoted proficiently... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
We Got An Accountant To Share His Top Tax Return Tipsuseful tax time tips. What you can claim on your tax return is dependent on wh
We Got An Accountant To Share His Top Tax Return Tips
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 4 days ago
useful tax time tips. What you can claim on your tax return is dependent on what industry you’re in. While the Australian Tax Office website does provide a lot of written material about what you can and cannot claim deductions on, it can be... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow residents at risk of internet scamphone calls trying to obtain people's information. Internet fraudsters try to
Barrow residents at risk of internet scam
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
phone calls trying to obtain people's information. Internet fraudsters try to obtain personal information by posing as the tax office, credit card issuers or the phone company, this is known as phishing. John Wearing, of Parade Street Barrow was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Faraday gets green light for testing self-driving cars in California2.' The company's current market capitalization stands at about $15 billion.
Faraday gets green light for testing self-driving cars in California
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
2.' The company's current market capitalization stands at about $15 billion. Jia once worked in tech support in a tax office in Shanxi Province, and one of his first successes was Sinotel, a wireless telecom company that went public in... Read more
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My EastText
Smith County officials hold press conference following Judge Joel Baker's suspensionand take necessary action to authorize the County Judge to sign the lease renew
Smith County officials hold press conference following Judge Joel Baker's suspension
My EastText / Posted 5 days ago
and take necessary action to authorize the County Judge to sign the lease renewal with Pitney Bowes for the Smith County Tax Office for a term of 60 months. 6) 9:46 a.m. - Consider and take any necessary action to authorize submission of... Read more
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WA Today
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scottwhich is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is a
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scott
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
which is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is at the mercy of its creditors including the Tax Office. The ASX, which acts as gatekeeper to the companies that want to list on its bourse, considered the matter and... Read more
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The Age
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scottwhich is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is a
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scott
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
which is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is at the mercy of its creditors including the Tax Office. The ASX, which acts as gatekeeper to the companies that want to list on its bourse, considered the matter and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scottwhich is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is a
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scott
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
which is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is at the mercy of its creditors including the Tax Office. The ASX, which acts as gatekeeper to the companies that want to list on its bourse, considered the matter and... Read more
4 related stories
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Canberra Times
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scottwhich is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is a
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scott
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
which is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is at the mercy of its creditors including the Tax Office. The ASX, which acts as gatekeeper to the companies that want to list on its bourse, considered the matter and... Read more
4 related stories
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Brisbane Times
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scottwhich is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is a
No wealth to share for G8 boss Chris Scott
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
which is reporting it has generated almost no revenue, massive losses, and is at the mercy of its creditors including the Tax Office. The ASX, which acts as gatekeeper to the companies that want to list on its bourse, considered the matter and... Read more
4 related stories
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The New Zealand Herald
IRD wins latest round with Michael Hillan Australian Limited Partnership (ALP) as part of the finance structure. The
IRD wins latest round with Michael Hill
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
an Australian Limited Partnership (ALP) as part of the finance structure. The company settled a case with Australia's tax office on the matter in 2014. Michael Hill Finance owned 95 per cent of the ALP and applied for a binding ruling under... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Travellers left in the lurch as airport shuttle goes into liquidationstopped operating yesterday after going into liquidation. The size of its debt
Travellers left in the lurch as airport shuttle goes into liquidation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
stopped operating yesterday after going into liquidation. The size of its debts is not yet clear, but the Australia Tax Office is likely to be the biggest creditor. Customers who have paid in advance for airport transfers are taking to... Read more
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Perth Now
How to make the most of tax timeloss statements monthly and set aside money for tax and GST purposes. “I’ve se
How to make the most of tax time
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
loss statements monthly and set aside money for tax and GST purposes. “I’ve seen individuals owing up to $70,000 to the tax office, that was just in two years’ worth of tax,” he said. “It can be disastrous, because the ATO is a lot more... Read more
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Perth Now
How to make the most of tax timeloss statements monthly and set aside money for tax and GST purposes. “I’ve se
How to make the most of tax time
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
loss statements monthly and set aside money for tax and GST purposes. “I’ve seen individuals owing up to $70,000 to the tax office, that was just in two years’ worth of tax,” he said. “It can be disastrous, because the ATO is a lot more... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bitcoin 'founder' Craig Wright fails to provide proof saying he 'lacks courage' to be SatoshiPhoto: BBC via AP Mr Wright was first "outed" as Satoshi Nakamoto in December
Bitcoin 'founder' Craig Wright fails to provide proof saying he 'lacks courage' to be Satoshi
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Photo: BBC via AP Mr Wright was first "outed" as Satoshi Nakamoto in December last year, the same day the Australian Tax Office raided his suburban Sydney home. But he refused to acknowledge the claims and went to ground. In the interlude... Read more
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The Seattle Times
U.K. pact enables Microsoft to avoid $143 million tax bill, report sayscustomers are located. The Sunday Times report focused on a Microsoft advance
U.K. pact enables Microsoft to avoid $143 million tax bill, report says
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
customers are located. The Sunday Times report focused on a Microsoft advance pricing agreement that it said the U.K. tax office approved in 2012. Advance pricing agreements are deals between companies and regulators that outline how sales... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firmhas had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the s
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firm
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
has had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the subject of court action initiated by the tax office, which is owed more than $1 million by Knorr-linked firms. One of the firms is in the hands of liquidators, who... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firmhas had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the s
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firm
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
has had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the subject of court action initiated by the tax office, which is owed more than $1 million by Knorr-linked firms. One of the firms is in the hands of liquidators, who... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firmhas had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the s
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firm
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
has had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the subject of court action initiated by the tax office, which is owed more than $1 million by Knorr-linked firms. One of the firms is in the hands of liquidators, who... Read more
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WA Today
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firmhas had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the s
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firm
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
has had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the subject of court action initiated by the tax office, which is owed more than $1 million by Knorr-linked firms. One of the firms is in the hands of liquidators, who... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Be alert for scam callsafternoon, she had no idea the trouble it would bring. The message in a foreig
Be alert for scam calls
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
afternoon, she had no idea the trouble it would bring. The message in a foreign voice claimed to be from the Australian Tax Office, and warned Mrs Ballard a warrant had been issued for her arrest for tax evasion and fraud, and that she needed to... Read more
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The Age
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firmhas had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the s
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firm
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
has had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the subject of court action initiated by the tax office, which is owed more than $1 million by Knorr-linked firms. One of the firms is in the hands of liquidators, who... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firmhas had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the s
Ugly end to Uglii business: corporate watchdog moves on Australian IT firm
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
has had a chequered business career. Two of his firms have recently been the subject of court action initiated by the tax office, which is owed more than $1 million by Knorr-linked firms. One of the firms is in the hands of liquidators, who... Read more
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Accounting Today
People News – June 17, 2016national managing partner for private client services at BDO USA LLP. He previo
People News – June 17, 2016
Accounting Today / Posted 9 days ago
national managing partner for private client services at BDO USA LLP. He previously served as the leader of BDO’s National Tax Office, and has more than 40 years of experience in the area. … Wendy Cama has been elected chair the Executive Committee... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Cold call tax scam warningof cash. "These scam artists will call people on their landline telephone or m
Cold call tax scam warning
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
of cash. "These scam artists will call people on their landline telephone or mobile and claim they work for the Australian Tax Office," he said. "The victim is told to make a payment via Western Union or other money transfer agent. "We also... Read more
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Northern Star
Scam alert: Fraudsters target Northern Rivers residentsof cash. "These scam artists will call people on their landline telephone or m
Scam alert: Fraudsters target Northern Rivers residents
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
of cash. "These scam artists will call people on their landline telephone or mobile and claim they work for the Australian Tax Office," he said. "The victim is told to make a payment via Western Union or other money transfer agent. "We also... Read more
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The Courier
Revealed: how Exclusive Brethren members secretly donate to the Liberal PartyThey supported Mr Howard in 2004 to defend his school funding policy against th
Revealed: how Exclusive Brethren members secretly donate to the Liberal Party
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
They supported Mr Howard in 2004 to defend his school funding policy against then Labor leader Mark Latham. The Australian Tax Office has never scrutinised their habit of paying the vast bulk of their schools fees in tax-free donations and... Read more
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The Courier
Australia to gain from Singapore joining OECD fight against multinational tax avoidancebe useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are i
Australia to gain from Singapore joining OECD fight against multinational tax avoidance
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
be useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are instances where the ATO and the Singapore tax office don't agree as to who gets what," he said. "This will further strengthen the way they will resolve differences... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australia to gain from Singapore joining OECD fight against multinational tax avoidancebe useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are i
Australia to gain from Singapore joining OECD fight against multinational tax avoidance
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
be useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are instances where the ATO and the Singapore tax office don't agree as to who gets what," he said. "This will further strengthen the way they will resolve differences... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Revealed: how Exclusive Brethren members secretly donate to the Liberal PartyThey supported Mr Howard in 2004 to defend his school funding policy against th
Revealed: how Exclusive Brethren members secretly donate to the Liberal Party
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
They supported Mr Howard in 2004 to defend his school funding policy against then Labor leader Mark Latham. The Australian Tax Office has never scrutinised their habit of paying the vast bulk of their schools fees in tax-free donations and... Read more
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The Young Witness
Revealed: how Exclusive Brethren members secretly donate to the Liberal PartyThey supported Mr Howard in 2004 to defend his school funding policy against th
Revealed: how Exclusive Brethren members secretly donate to the Liberal Party
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
They supported Mr Howard in 2004 to defend his school funding policy against then Labor leader Mark Latham. The Australian Tax Office has never scrutinised their habit of paying the vast bulk of their schools fees in tax-free donations and... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australia to gain from Singapore joining OECD fight against multinational tax avoidancebe useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are i
Australia to gain from Singapore joining OECD fight against multinational tax avoidance
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
be useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are instances where the ATO and the Singapore tax office don't agree as to who gets what," he said. "This will further strengthen the way they will resolve differences... Read more
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Canberra Times
Singapore to out multinationals shifting profitsbe useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are i
Singapore to out multinationals shifting profits
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
be useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are instances where the ATO and the Singapore tax office don't agree as to who gets what," he said. "This will further strengthen the way they will resolve differences... Read more
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Western Advocate
Revealed: how Exclusive Brethren members secretly donate to the Liberal PartyThey supported Mr Howard in 2004 to defend his school funding policy against th
Revealed: how Exclusive Brethren members secretly donate to the Liberal Party
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
They supported Mr Howard in 2004 to defend his school funding policy against then Labor leader Mark Latham. The Australian Tax Office has never scrutinised their habit of paying the vast bulk of their schools fees in tax-free donations and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australia to gain from Singapore joining OECD fight against multinational tax avoidancebe useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are i
Australia to gain from Singapore joining OECD fight against multinational tax avoidance
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
be useful if there were tax revenue disputes between governments. "There are instances where the ATO and the Singapore tax office don't agree as to who gets what," he said. "This will further strengthen the way they will resolve differences... Read more
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