Category «Property Investments»

If Your Home or Investment Property Has Been Damaged in the Fires – Updated 8th April 2022

Regrowth after the 2020 Australian fires and the taxman

Download PDF – Updated 8th April 2022 If your Home or Investment Property Was Damaged in the Fires or the Floods, The taxman is lurking behind those new green shoots of regrowth and what a bonanza to be had. The ATO can easily administer through already established data matching with land titles offices and insurance …

Make Hay While the Sun Shines – Claiming Interest During Construction of a Residential Rental

(Download PDF) The ATO have issued a draft ruling on claiming expenses when you are constructing a rental property. TR 2021/D5 https://www.ato.gov.au/law/view/print?DocID=DTR%2FTR2021D5%2FNAT%2FATO%2F00001&PiT=99991231235958&fbclid=IwAR0IAFNOdKMzqPcho6-FIEI6-cOFGjggwMwWMflgbmx46UbHamRM2ZYDyJ8 From 1st July, 2019 the deduction of expenses relating to vacant land have been severely restricted. Specifically, in regard to the costs associated with vacant land that you are holding to build a …

Hybrids are being Spruiked Again!

(Download PDF) A trust is either discretionary or fixed in the ATO’s eyes anything in between is a charade. A chook on stilts is not a flamingo. The cycle has come full circle, must be enough new players in the property market to make it worth promoting hybrid trusts again. I guess there is a …