For over ten years, Corinne has provided award winning business advisory and expert tax advice to small business and individuals. Corinne is far from your traditional accountant. Bright, positive and energetic, she brings to the accounting profession a much needed zest and an infectious feel-good factor.

Single touch payroll exemption for eligible employers

Single touch payroll exemption for directors and family members   The ATO has provided a concession from single touch payroll for payments by small employers to closely held payees. Single touch payroll (STP) was extended to cover all employers on 1 July 2019. For directors of their own company or for family businesses employing family…

Laundry Expenses Hung Out to Dry

ATO crackdown on laundry expense overclaims.   The ATO is airing the ‘dirty laundry’ on work-related clothing and laundry expenses warning that it is closely reviewing claims. “Last year around 6 million people claimed work-related clothing and laundry expenses, with total claims adding up to nearly $1.8 billion. While many of these claims will be…