Mr Taxman
Change the way you feel about taxes.
Get informed and discover what the taxman doesn't want you to know.
Sharing it with Australia, Mr Taxman is a regular Woman’s Day columist and TV finance commentator
  • click to visit Mr Taxman on Twitter
  • click to visit Mr Taxman on FaceBook
  • rss
Reader question: I am in the process of buying some land and constructing an investment property in my name. Cost will be 470k when ready. It will be available for residing in 10 months’ time. The loan is an investment loan in my name only. Can I move in the house for say 1-2 weeks without changing it to ...
Reader question: I will be moving overseas soon and will require long term income from an investment in Australia. I was thinking of purchasing property and having the rent as a source of income, but after careful reading on the ATO website it seems I would be deemed a non-resident of Australia for tax purposes, therefore rental income would ...
Reader question: I am 63 and my wife who is 61 wish to move into our investment property when I reach 65. I understand there would be no capital gains unless I sell the property. But we do wish to move into a newer home and sell this property eventually. Is there a grace period that we can live in the investment property and ...
Reader question: My wife and I are interested in buying an investment property. My wife makes $30k a year and I make $65k year. Is it better to buy the property just on my name for tax purposes or do it together with my wife?
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) have issued a warning of a new phishing scam: 'Tax Agent Report - Delayed Tax Returns' email which contains malware. Do not open this email as it is not from the ATO.
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 Next 

Media Availability

Are you interested in booking Mr Taxman for a speaking engagement or requesting his viewpoints for an article?

comments-rhsLatest Comments

  • "Become rich today and take the risk of transforming your own life.Try and get a blank ATM card today from (MR ADEKULEC) and be among the lucky ones who are benefiting from this cards. This PROGRAMMED..."

    By: hillary at Jun 22, 2018 1:30AM

    Post: The Full Cost of Motoring in Australia

  • "Good Day Everyone Are you a business man or woman? Are you in any financial mess or Do you need funds to start up your own business? Do you need a loan to start a nice Small Scale and medium..."

    By: Mr Refael Luciano at Jun 22, 2018 12:23AM

    Post: The secret to getting your loan approved

  • "Has Mr Taxman closed down? I see there are no responses for over 12 months. Perhaps the site should be shut down if that is the case."

    By: Susan at Jun 16, 2018 1:57AM

    Post: Two important dates for those with HECS/HELP debts

  • "I bought your book. Page 17 says go to your website for SAPTO calculator.Website doesn't have a calculator for 2017/18. Clicked on most recent and it gave me a sad face. Do you have a SAPTO..."

    By: John Jackson at Jun 13, 2018 9:51AM

    Post: Senior Australians and pensioner tax offset calculator

  • "I am a support worker and need to use my own car, how much depreciation happens over a year that l can claim"

    By: Ria Baker at Jun 12, 2018 6:35AM

    Post: Claiming car expenses