Semmens & Co. Referral Program

Semmens & Co is seeking new business clients. And, as the saying goes, 'there is no greater complement than a...

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Top 9 Tax Tips That Could Save You Thousands

Paying tax means you’re making money. And the more you make the more you contribute to the community. The difficulty...

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STP Phase 2 Commences January 2022

Key Points Mandatory STP Phase 2 reporting commences in January 2022Government aims to reduce the reporting burden for employers who...

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End of JobKeeper FAQs

Key Points The JobKeeper scheme’s comes to an end on the 28 March 2021 and we’ve compiled responses to your...

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STP Options for Closely Held Payees

Key Points Business owners can use the basic method to calculate fuel tax credits for diesel used in heavy vehicles,...

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Basic Method for Calculating Fuel Credits for Heavy Vehicles

Key Points Business owners can use the basic method to calculate fuel tax credits for diesel used in heavy vehicles,...

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CPA Australia Calls for Lockdown Support for Businesses

Key Points CPA Australia has called for a national safety net to be developed, to assist businesses through snap-lockdowns.CPA Australia...

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$155m Claw Back in JobKeeper Over-Payments

Key Points The ATO aims to recover $155 million in JobKeeper payments, that were paid out to businesses that made...

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ATO Tax Dodge Red Flag – Luxury Cars

Key Points The ATO plans to continue to seek out tax dodgers and black economy participants driving luxury cars until...

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2021 Economic Recovery Initiatives from the Treasury

Key Points From 1 January 2021 a number of key Government led initiative will come into effect, lead by the...

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Carry Back COVID Losses for a Refundable Tax Offset

Key Points Companies with an aggregated turnover of less than $5 billion can choose to ‘carry back’ tax losses made...

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80¢ p/h Work-From-Home Deduction Method Extended

Key Points The 80¢ p/h Work-From-Home claim shortcut method has been extended until the 30th June 2021.The temporary shortcut method...

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Mark Semmens

Mark is a Chartered Accountant with a wealth of experience in accounting and taxation. Mark is a Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Tax Practitioners Board and the National Tax and Accountants Association.

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Daniela Semmens

Daniela Semmens is a Co-Director of Semmens & Co. and joined the company as General Manager in 2017. Daniela is an Affiliate Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and also a Member of the Australian Institute of Project Management.

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