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The rise of Bitcoin, NFTs and 7,773 other cryptocurrencies

The ATO recently updated its guidance on cryptocurrency and it is not surprising that they are looking to ensure that those who have blockchain assets are paying their taxes.

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Plan for the Future

Director IDs are now an ATO requirement

The Australian Tax Office has introduced Director Identification Numbers (Director IDs or DINs), which are being managed through the Australian Business Registry Services (ABRS) as of 1 November 2021.

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Plan for the Future

Super choice rules to change on 1 November

The Australian Tax Office is implementing a new requirement on businesses with regard to employees' super funds. As of 1 November 2021, businesses will have an extra step to take for new employees who don’t choose a super fund, requiring that the individual's ‘stapled super fund’ details are requested from the ATO. A stapled super fund is an existing super account of an employee which follows them as they change jobs.

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Manage your finances

Your guide to tax strategies for you and your business

In this issue: Tax consequences of cryptocurrency, record keeping tips for your next tax return, new reporting regime for share economy, and what to avoid doing when making car-related tax deductions on your tax return.

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Grow your nest egg

Your September guide to wealth creation

IN THIS ISSUE: Why too many super contributions could mean extra tax for you - Explaining the income and the assets tests - Why paying tax now is better than incurring expenses later on - Protecting your finances from the unexpected.

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Helpful resources

Free and confidential mental health coaching program for small business owners

NewAccess for Small Business Owners is a free and confidential mental health coaching program that uses Low-intensity Cognitive Based Therapy (LiCBT) to recognise the way we think, act and feel. You will have a coach to help you tackle unhelpful thoughts and behaviours, using an individual plan that you develop together.

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