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30 June is rapidly approaching and it is time to do some urgent tax planning. Dr Adrian Raftery, a senior lecturer in tax, financial planning and superannuation at Deakin University and author of 101 Ways to Save Money on Your Tax - Legally! 2016-2017 edition (Wrightbooks, June 2016, AU$24.95), gives some excellent tips for you to action and maximise your tax refund this year.
Almost one in four Australians gets their first credit card in their late teens, according to a recent study by comparison website Finder.
TAX time ends one week from today and people yet to lodge their return are being urged to act now to avoid hefty penalties and interest charges.
A leading financial services expert has described the rise in interest-only mortgages among first home buyers as “disturbing” and likely to trigger higher loan defaults in the future.
GROUP certificates and tax statements have now arrived but many people are still trying to find a good accountant to help them sort out their annual tax return.
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