February 2019 Newsletter

 

What would happen if ....

Life does not always go to plan.  While we logically know that, most of us don't plan for the worst - it's all a bit morbid and time consuming.

Tax warning on overseas income

Do you earn income overseas? A recent case highlights why you might pay more tax than you thought on foreign income.

 

What changed on 1 January 2019?

Higher Education Loan Program, Credit card crackdown, tampon tax .....

 

You've been scammed, hacked or breached!

Another year, another scam.  While data driven crime is more sophisticated and difficult to address than ever, human error and judgement remains one of the major problems.

We can help you get your tax position right ... Please give us a call.


HR MATTERS

What the new casual conversion clause means for you

In October 2018, the majority of modern awards were amended to include a model casual conversion clause.

Employees on probation still have protections under the FW Act

The unfair dismissal scheme provided in the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth)(FW Act) will not apply to an employee who has not served the qualifying period.

If you have any concerns regarding HR Matters ... Please give us a call.


Best wishes from the DA Team

The material and contents provided in this publication are informative in nature only.  It is not intended to be advice and you should not act specifically on the basis of this information alone.  If expert assistance is required, professional advice should be obtained.

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