Filing a tax return is a complex matter and not many of us feel comfortable in performing of the task on our own. It is not just because of the lack of understanding of the tax laws but the unnecessary stress rising from the concern that we might end up making mistakes and thus paying more taxes. It is always beneficial to have tax return filed by a tax agent. This will save us from the unnecessary pressure and time and even help us claim the maximum refund on the taxes we have paid. In Australia all of us have to pay taxes, whether we have recently become citizens for tax purpose or just arrived in the country, and we can, after completion of the tax year that ends on June 30, file a return and claim refund. We can either do the task of tax return filing ourselves if know the tax laws and are confident of filing a return online or through a form or else we can avail the services of a professional to do it on our behalf. There are many companies that render the skilled business tax accountant including filing of the returns and their services are very cost-competitive. They can also give you the right advice in relation to your circumstances and help you get maximum concessions and refunds. In any case here some key considerations that you will need to take care of while filing your tax return.
The process of filing of tax returns:
You can file tax return from July 1 to October 31 each year for the previous income year. For example, on completion of the tax year on June 30 this year (2020) you can file a return for the tax you have paid from July 01, 2019 to June 30, 2020.
Be alert to the need of timely filing of tax return and meet the deadline.
You can file your tax return online with my Tax through my govt. You will need to register with the system before filling in the return form.
You can fill in a paper form and mail to the tax specialist in Surry Hills. The online method is quick and convenient
If you are not comfortable with the process of filing a return on your own, you can avail the services of a tax agent or professional to file return on your behalf. In case of a professional’s services you will have access to exclusive advice related to your circumstances and you might have chance to avail all possible concessions and maximum refunds.
Keep the registration and security details secured with you for future reference, and do not share with anyone else.
Make sure you provide all the required information, whether you are filing a tax return by yourself or with a help of tax agent. This will help your chance of availing maximum refund benefit.
If you feel your personal information or tax related details have been compromised approach the tax authorities to get them secured.