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Given the ever increasing role of business as the Australian Government’s ‘tax collector’, I am often involved in conversations with client’s lamenting trying to keep up with the next thing that is due for lodgement, or the next payment that is required to be made to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO).
Unfortunately this is now just a part of doing business in Australia and there does not appear to be any relief in sight – if anything legislative changes have a tendency to make things more complex, not simpler.
Lodgement Due Dates
In an attempt to assist navigating this lodgement ‘minefield’, we have compiled the key lodgement due dates in relation to the 2017 financial year for your convenience below.
When setting up a new business or changing your current structure, there is what seems an endless list of things that you need to complete prior to commencing trading. We realise it’s pretty easy to miss some of the important steps, so we’ve taken some of that pain away with a New Business To-Do List of the main aspects to tick off.
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