Tax tips for accountants podcast series

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Overview

Welcome to our four-part series of tax tips for accountants for the 2020-21 tax season.

Here, you’ll find mini episodes on the ATO’s focus areas of work-related expenses, cryptocurrency, property, and side hustles and the gig economy.

Our expert guest is from the ATO, so listen in to learn why the ATO is focusing on each of these areas this tax season, get an update on the ATO’s data-matching protocols, plus you’ll find tips and advice for your conversations with clients. Listen now

Guest: Tim Loh, Assistant Commissioner, Individuals and Intermediaries, ATO
Host: Elinor Kasapidis, Senior Manager Tax Policy, CPA Australia 

Tax tips 2021 part 1: Work-related expenses

Discover the methods, issues and common mistakes with work-related expenses, plus tips for tax agents on how to manage conversations with clients. Listen now.

Tax tips 2021 part 2: Cryptocurrency

Learn why the ATO is focusing on cryptocurrency this tax season, plus tips for tax agents to help you manage conversations with clients. Listen now.

Tax tips 2021 part 3: Property

Discover the issues and common errors in relation to property this tax season, plus key reminders from the ATO, and guidance for tax agents to help clients navigate the COVID-19 environment.

Tax tips 2021 part 4: Side hustles and the gig economy

Learn what’s considered a hobby vs a business, information on claiming income and deductions, and why tax agents should be talking to clients about record keeping for next year.