As it’s getting ever closer to the festive end of the year, we thought it prudent to run over the rules regarding Christmas parties and FBT. And borrowing money from a private company, even if it is your own business, can have serious pitfalls if not carried out correctly, so we look at the dangers of “Division 7A”.

There’s also an important distinction you may need to know between a travel allowance and the living-away-from-home allowance. We also look at how Australians are taxed on income that comes in from overseas.

Please contact us for clarification, or further advice, regarding any of the topics covered in this newsletter.