Tax Time 2018: What you need to know
A look at key tax changes which will impact your clients this tax season
Stream this recording multiple times at your convenience.
- $220.00 incl. GST
- PD hours: 1.5
The one constant with tax is change and with a recent Federal budget, a new tax return published and a host of tax changes announced and/or legislated during the course of the year, you can be sure that clients looking to lodge their 2018 tax return will need more guidance than ever to get things right.
This webinar is designed to bring you up to date on everything you need to know to make Tax Time a success - from the changes to the latest tax return form through to detailed overview of everything that’s happened through the preceding 12 months that will impact your client this year and next year.
With worked examples, detailed notes (including references to law, cases and ATO guidance), tips and traps, this webinar is the complete guide to being client-ready come 01 July 2018!
During the webinar, you will be guided through the following topics:
• Review of the 2018 individual tax return, highlighting changes and how they will impact your clients
• Update on key 2018 Budget announcements, including a review of new rates and thresholds and potential impacts for clients in 2018
• Overview of all key changes during 2017/18 which will impact clients completing their tax return this tax season
• A look at the ATO’s compliance approach this year, including audit targets and hotspots
Webinar Learning Outcomes:
Participants will gain the knowledge they need to deal with client issues from 1 July 2018, including detailed understanding of changes to reporting obligations on the tax return and an understanding of recent law and administrative changes that may impact their clients going forward.
The webinar provides an introductory and intermediate level of knowledge ideal for the development of staff within tax agent and accounting practices who undertake both compliance and advisory work for individual clients and small businesses.
Mark Chapman is the author of Life and Taxes: A Look At Life Through Tax published by Wolters Kluwer in July 2017. He has over 25 years’ experience as a tax professional in both the UK and Australia, specialising in tax for small business and individuals. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Chartered Institute of Taxation and is a fellow of CPA Australia. He holds a Masters of Taxation Law with the University of New South Wales.
Since 2015, Mark has been Director of Tax Communications with H&R Block Australia. He writes regularly on tax issues for numerous media outlets and presents on topical tax topics at seminars and other events. He broadcasts frequently on radio and television and writes a regular column for Money Magazine and Yahoo7 Finance. As a tax practitioner in the UK, he occupied a number of senior positions before moving to Australian in 2007 to join the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) as a senior director.
You will be provided with:
• PowerPoint Presentation slide deck
• Any Supporting Documentation
• Webinar Recording to view multiple times for up to 6 months
• An opportunity to ask questions to the presenter