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Information contained in this section is correct at time of uploading. Whilst all due care is taken, LMH Accountants will not be held responsible for any errors or omissions. The advice provided is general and you should consult with your tax agent and or advisor before relying on this information for any purpose.
Single Touch Payroll (STP)
Single Touch Payroll is mandatory for all businesses paying wages and/or directors fees from 1st July 2019 (1st July 2018 for >20 staff).
Sign up for a MyGov account to view and manage all of your superannuation accounts.
Having Trouble Paying?
It is really important to keep on top of all your lodgement obligations with the ATO, regardless of whether you are in a position to pay immediately. Penalties are often imposed on businesses who do not lodge their returns and BAS on time. If you are having trouble paying we can assist in negotiating a suitable payment arrangement with the ATO, explaining the different payment options available and/or restructuring your cash flows to prevent future payment difficulties.
PAYG Instalments - what they are and how they work
If you are new to PAYG Instalments, or need more information please see our Guide to PAYG Instalments. If you would like us to upload a copy of this along with a copy of your PAYG Instalment amounts (introduction to PAYG instalments letter) please click here.
There have been increased reports of criminals using personal information, including tax file numbers to conduct fraudulent activity - including lodging and claiming illegal income tax refunds. You should not disclose your tax file number to anyone over the phone or by e-mail. If you are contacted by someone asking for personal information you should request that they allow you to call them back and verify the phone number provided against a trusted source.