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Tax Changes for NFPs

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 9th June 2011 -  Some of the reforms targeting Not for Profit tax concessions flagged in the Federal Budget come into force from July 1st. The reforms relate to the use of tax concessions by businesses…

Budget to Establish NFP Regulator, Tighten Tax Exemptions

Staff Reporter, Monday, 9th May 2011 -  The Federal Government is set to follow through on its promise of creating a one-stop independent regulator for the Not for Profit sector, with the 2011-12 Federal Budget to include…

US State Cracks Down on Charities With High Fundraising Costs

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 14th April 2011 -  Legislators in the US State of Oregon have passed a Bill that seeks to strip Not for Profits of their tax-deductible status if less than 30 percent of the funds they raise are spent for…

Court Confirms Tax Exempt Community Bank

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 7th April 2011 -  A Full Federal Court decision confirming that a community bank was exempt from paying income tax as a community service has wide implications for the Not for Profit sector, according…

Scrap Corporate Tax Cut, Fund Welfare Programs : Greens

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 29th March 2011 -  The Australian Greens will move to scrap the Gillard Government's planned corporate tax cut for big businesses, arguing the money could be better spent on establishing a national…

NFP Demand for Pro Bono Advice Far Exceeds Supply: Report

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 14th December 2010 -  Australian law firms are receiving more requests for pro bono legal advice than they can provide, according to a national survey. The Report on the National Law Firm Pro Bono Survey

Tax Laws Affecting NFPs Pass Through Parliament

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 25th November 2010 -  Volunteer fire brigades and other new deductible gift recipients, including the Mary MacKillop Canonisation Gift Fund, are among several organisations that will benefit from…

ATO Challenges Tax Exemption for Community Bank

Staff Reporter, Monday, 20th September 2010 -  The Australian Taxation Office is to challenge a Federal Court decision to allow a rural community bank tax exemption status. Wentworth District Capital Ltd (WDCL) was set up as a…

ATO Announces Not for Profit ‘Targets’ for 2010-11

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 22nd July 2010 -  The Tax Man is planning to crack down on incorrect GST treatment and the misuse of tax concessions by Not for Profit organisations in the ATO Compliance Program for 2010-11 Tax Commissioner…

ATO Releases Tax Guides for NFPs

Staff Reporter, Monday, 5th July 2010 -  The Australian Tax Office has released two new guides for Not for Profit clubs, societies and associations that aren’t exempt from income tax. The ‘Mutuality and taxable

Australian Tax-Deductible Giving Surges

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 2nd June 2010 -  Australian taxpayers claimed more tax-deductible donations in 2007-2008, surging by 24.5%, despite coinciding with the start of the economic downturn. The latest analysis from…

ACOSS Responds to Henry Tax Review

Staff Reporter, Monday, 3rd May 2010 -  Australia’s welfare umbrella organisation, the Australian Council of Social Services, ACOSS says it’s disappointed that the Rudd Government has ruled out a number…
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