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Impact of the 2018/19 Federal budget on the R&D Tax Incentive

Impact of the 2018/19 Federal budget on the R&D Tax Incentive On Tuesday 8th May 2018, the Federal Budget 2018-19 was handed down, announcing changes to the R&D Tax Incentive based on a number of recommendations from recent reviews into the R&D Tax Incentive. While the changes outlined in the budget will not apply to…
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International Trade Breakfast Seminar

Breakfast Seminar Series: International Trade Yesterday's International Trade Breakfast Seminar highlighted several areas of interest to many Australia-based importers and exporters, including recently introduced initiatives and economic developments. Saving Point was pleased to welcome our guest speakers, who each offered very informative and engaging presentations in their areas of expertise. Sneha Chatterjee from Australian Border…
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GST to Apply to Low Value Goods

GST to Apply to Low Value Goods From the 2016-17 Federal Budget: "The GST will be extended to low value goods imported by consumers from 1 July 2017. The measure is estimated to have a gain to GST revenue of $300.0 million over the forward estimates period. This will increase GST payments to the States…
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Closure of Enhanced Project By-law Scheme

Closure of Enhanced Project By-law Scheme From the 2016-17 Federal Budget: "The Enhanced Project By‑law Scheme (EPBS) will close from 7:30pm (AEST) on 3 May 2016, with transitional provisions for concessions already granted under the EPBS. This measure is estimated to have a gain to revenue of $220.0 million over the forward estimates period".
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