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Average retiree 'needs tax refund'

Average retiree 'needs tax refund'

Average retiree 'needs tax refund'

MPs have been urged not to remove cash refunds for franking credits.

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How to avoid dividend dismay

How to avoid dividend dismay

How to avoid dividend dismay

InvestSMART warns: don’t put a high yield too far up your list of wants.

Is the ‘tree-change’ back in vogue?

Is the ‘tree-change’ back in vogue?

Is the ‘tree-change’ back in vogue?

There has been a surge in demand for properties located in ‘lifestyle’ regions.

Smart ways John can minimise tax

Smart ways John can minimise tax

Smart ways John can minimise tax

Noel Whittaker explains the CGT implications of a plan to subdivide.

Digital payment firm’s fee sting

Digital payment firm’s fee sting

Digital payment firm’s fee sting

New plan makes payments easier, but being late will be costly.

Knowing your gift card rights

Knowing your gift card rights

Knowing your gift card rights

There is no worse feeling than finding an expired gift card, but can you do ...

How public trustees can help you

How public trustees can help you

How public trustees can help you

For a small fee, public trustees can make financial and legal worries disappear.

Franking credits could cost votes

Franking credits could cost votes

Franking credits could cost votes

A survey of older Aussies finds little support for closing the franking credits loophole.

Big brands marched to the bench

Big brands marched to the bench

Big brands marched to the bench

Finally, a watchdog with real bite chases makers of well-known products to court.

Will shares affect Age Pension?

Will shares affect Age Pension?

Will shares affect Age Pension?

Explaining how shares and dividends are assessed.

Should this tax loophole be closed?

Friday Flash Poll: Is shutting this tax loophole long overdue?

Should this tax loophole be closed?

Labor’s unpopular franking credits policy has a new enemy.

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