Australia

Friday 17 October 2014 

(1) KPMG Frontiers in tax released
(2) Bills receive Royal Assent
(3) Federal Parliamentary Sittings Calendar 2015 released
(4) Commissioner address to 2014 CPA Congress
(5) Reinventing Law Design and Practice within the ATO
(6) ATO Interpretative Decisions released 17 October 2014 

(7) ATO Rulings issuing - 22 October 2014
(8) ATO website update

 

 

(1) KPMG Frontiers in tax released
KPMG Australia has released Frontiers in Tax, which outlines the new regulatory developments and growing impact of taxation around the world.


Reference
Publication | KPMG Australia website | http://www.kpmg.com/AU

(2) Bills receive Royal Assent
On 16 October 2014, the a number of Bills received Royal Assent.

 

(3) Federal Parliamentary Sittings Calendar 2015 released
On 16 October 2014, the Leader of the House, Christopher Pyne, and the Manager of Government Business, Mitch Fifield released the Parliamentary sitting calendar for 2015.
 
(4) Commissioner address to 2014 CPA Congress
On 15 October 2014, the Commissioner of Taxation, Chris Jordan delivered a keynote address to the 2014 Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Congress in Melbourne.

(5) Reinventing Law Design and Practice within the ATO
On 16 October 2014, the Second Commissioner of Taxation, Andrew Mills delivered an address to the Tax Institute of Australia (TIA) National Resource Tax Conference on the Australian Taxation Office's (ATO) Law Design and Practice group.
 
(6) ATO Interpretative Decisions released 17 October 2014
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has released two new interpretative decisions and withdrawn seven interpretative decisions. 


(7) ATO Rulings issuing - 22 October 2014
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has released two class rulings and one addenda.


(8) ATO website update

  • Fuel tax credits for tax professionals – recent changes and getting claims right
  • Changes to managing electronic activity statements
  • Death of a client
  • Project Wickenby: getting results
  • Tips for trustees of death benefits

 

For KPMG clients

If you are a KPMG client and would like to subscribe to Daily Tax News or receive a copy of any of our Tax in Focus briefs, contact your KPMG adviser.

Tax

Tax services
Our Tax Team assists with corporate tax, transfer pricing, indirect tax, international executive services, R&D incentives, superannuation and more.