Historical overtime meal allowance rates

  If you get paid an overtime meal allowance under an industrial instrument (such as an award) and buy food and drink on overtime, you can claim the reasonable allowance amount set for overtime meal allowance expenses. If you need to claim more than the...
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Why my friend got a better tax refund

We all know the feeling, your colleague is on the same pay rate, same job description but here comes the end of the financial year and you’re told that they got double the refund. Even a  visit to their accountant won’t wash away the disappointment....
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Am I an Australian resident for tax purposes ?

Young people on working holiday visas are treated as residents for tax purposes if they satisfy ALL of the following conditions: Lived continuously for 6 months or more in Australia ( the 183 days rule) Held one job for that whole time lived in one single place...
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