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FBT: John Holland Group and travel expenses

travel expenses travel expenses  The Ato has issued a Decision Impact Statement basically accepting the Full Federal Court’s unfavorable decision to the ATO, and agreeing to apply it to similar factual situations. Brief Summary Between May 2011 and September 2012, John Holland Group employees worked on the Midwest Project at Geralton, WA. The employer paid […]

Update on taxi travel/ride-sourcing

Update on taxi travel/ride-sourcing Gavin: As we mentioned in the last edition, the ATO has confirmed that people who provide ride-sourcing services are providing ‘taxi travel’ under the GST law.   The existing tax law therefore applies to them and so such drivers are required to register for GST regardless of their turnover. The ATO has […]