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Tax Resources

Taking the mystery out of tax for freelancers, contractors and the sole traders.

Tax Calculator for Australian Contractors and Freelancers


Most ABN Sole Traders find it tough to work out exactly how much tax they’ll need to pay. Most tax calculators are set up for permanent empl...

GST: The Complete Guide for Contractors and Freelancers


Goods and Services Tax (GST) is an additional tax that is charged on most goods and services in Australia. When you buy and sell goods, you...

How to register as an ABN Sole Trader


Setting yourself up as a sole trader is not a complex task and usually doesn’t cost you anything - unless you use a third party. The first s...

Navigating the End of the Financial Year


For most, the end of the financial year can be a stressful and confusing time. There are deadlines to keep track of, expenses and receipts t...

QUIZ: Should you register a company as a sole trader?


Many sole traders think that they have to register a Pty Limited company in order to trade. This is a common misconception.   In fact, th...

What is a BAS - and how do sole traders lodge it?


When starting out as a sole trader there are a lot of things you need to consider: how to promote your business, how to price your services,...