Christmas saving ideas

Nov 30, 2010

We all enjoy the joy of giving at Christmas time but seem to pay for it in January once the credit card bill comes in. Here a few timely tips to save money this festive season.

Paid parental leave

Nov 23, 2010

Tags: ChildrenFamily

From 1 January 2011, eligible working parents of children born or adopted after that date may get the government-funded Paid Parental Leave Pay to help them care for a new baby. The pay is for up to 18 weeks at the minimum wage (currently $570).
Use this calculator to help you calculate how much education tax refund you can claim.
You may not have much of it yet but money and its management will be an important part of your adult life. Money doesn’t grow on trees and you need to be smart with it. Here are a few money basics to help you
Times are tough so every dollar saved counts. Last week I provided the first ten of my top twenty tax tips for this financial year. This week I now provide you with my Top Ten Tax Tips for 2009. Remember that tax planning should be 365 days per year not just one month. These strategies are just as useful on 1 July.
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 

Media Availability

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

comments-rhsLatest Comments

  • "We are Premier Lending Company Service we Provides both long and short term loan financing. We offer secure and confidential loans at a very low interest rate of 3% per year, Personal loans, Debt..."

    By: Premier Loan at Jun 04, 2020 6:57AM

    Post: The secret to getting your loan approved

  • "I am sole trader working from home, owning 2 brands and having 2 more at start up stages. My income has been very low, mostly loss for the past two years. Can my husband claim the instant asset write..."

    By: Tatiana at Jun 03, 2020 9:57AM

    Post: Marriage

  • " Hello, I am Lillian by name and I live in the USA, Am so much filled with happiness and Joy,I would like to talk about the goodness of God in my life, after so many months of trying to get a loan..."

    By: Condred Nicholas at Jun 03, 2020 5:04AM

    Post: The secret to getting your loan approved

  • "To clarify your previous post, I'm able to claim a deduction using cents per kilometer method under D1 for only the taxed component of the kilometer allowance?"

    By: Nath at Jun 02, 2020 9:06AM

    Post: Claiming car expenses

  • "Whilst the 90c will be assessable income, you can claim 68c/km to offset it in item D1 in your tax return."

    By: Mr Taxman at Jun 02, 2020 12:29AM

    Post: Claiming car expenses