Bought an investment property late this financial year? Make it count, claim your deductions!

It doesn’t matter when you bought your rental property – even if it's just a couple of weeks out from the end of the financial year – it’s always worth getting a depreciation schedule done sooner rather than later.

May 16, 2019

Tips for small businesses to maximise asset related tax deductions

Cash flow is the lifeblood of any small business.  Whilst we spend and work hard on generating revenue every month to boost the bottom line, one of the easiest things we can do as a small business is to maximise the tax deductions available to us[...]

April 18, 2019

Can investors claim depreciation on second-hand properties since the legislation change in May 2017

The short answer is yes!  In many cases investors who purchase second-hand properties after May 2017 can still claim some substantial deductions for depreciation, despite many investors and their advisers believing otherwise.

April 17, 2019

Buying a Granny Flat to rent out?

Granny flats are on the rise as a great property investment move!  Not only are granny flats a cheaper way of entering the property investor market, they add value to a principal place of residence or to an investment property.  As a rental,[...]

March 18, 2019

Why Labor's proposed changes to negative gearing hurts their own voters more than anyone

 

February 06, 2019

Property Investor Community is Switched On

We have written previously (and endlessly) about “The Budget Announcement that was made in May 2017, and how some in our industry perceived it to be “doom and gloom”. We didn’t agree with that line of thought and believed it was a matter of time[...]

October 26, 2018

What tax depreciation deductions can I claim from my brand-new investment property?

If you have purchased or want to purchase a brand-new house or unit, there are great tax depreciation deductions claimable to you!

October 25, 2018

Repairs, Maintenance vs Capital Improvements

Investors often confuse repairs and maintenance and capital improvements. Both are legitimate tax deductions, but they are treated differently when recording your deductions for tax purposes each year.

October 24, 2018

Home becomes rental property

If you moved out of your home this year and continue to hold it as a rental, it’s no longer your Principal Place of Residence (PPOR) and it is producing an income for you. As such, you are eligible to start claiming all the deductions an[...]

October 23, 2018

How to use tax depreciation to help your cash flow

As a property investor are you expecting a tax refund due to a negatively geared investment property? Did you know you can access that refund in advance, or in real time during the financial year to improve your cash flow each month?

July 19, 2018
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