BAS for Uber Drivers

 As an Uber driver, you are responsible for your own tax obligations and the income you receive will be taxed. This is further complicated due to the transparent nature of Uber’s platform, which we’ll discuss in more detail in a moment. Firstly, let’s make sure you don’t get caught short – Don’t Spend All […]

Working from Home

‘Run your business from home? Find out how to get those tax deductions!’ So, you’ve set-up your workspace at home and you’re enjoying all the benefits of choosing your work hours and working from home. Which include Netflix on the lounge, strolls to get coffee at random hours and those amazing sleep-ins. Who are we […]

Tax Tips for Hospitality Workers

What can Hospitality Workers Claim For? “Can I have a double brakenberry and fleck?” asked the blonde girl with a nose ring, almost screaming over the music. “Sorry, what?” you respond, catching the eye of the nearest security guard. “You know,” she slurs, “a…. wait…. what? Brakenbrake.” “Water.” She nods. “Good idea.” Working in hospitality […]

Tax Tips for Teachers

What can Teachers deduct? Those Things You ‘Just Buy’ Working From Home Self-Education Union Fees, Memberships, Blue Card, Teacher Registration Teaching is an easy job; just wake up every day and create an entertaining, engaging environment and shape the future leaders of our country. Also, deal with parents, all of who assume that their little […]

Tax Tips for Nurses

What can Nurses Claim For? Education and Memberships Safety Items Your Vehicle Laundry Long shifts, challenging patients and demanding doctors. You’re physically and mentally exhausted and are looking forward to having a few hours of time to yourself before you have to go back to work. Perhaps you’ll sleep, maybe you’ll go for a walk […]

How Australians Spend Their Tax Refund

According to the ATO*, Australians received an average tax refund of $2112, with 82% of taxpayers lodging their return on time in order to get it quickly. But what was the hurry? What do Australians spend their tax refund on? It ends up we’re quite a responsible bunch. 29% of us paid bills. This makes […]

The Strangest Things People Buy with Their Tax Refunds

At POP, we help people just like you get the best possible tax refund in less time than it takes you to cook an omelette. With bacon, and cheese and tomatoes and maybe some of that green speckly stuff. Man, omelettes are awesome. Anyways, in the interests of realising how diverse our community is, here […]

Truth or Dare… People Expose their Dirty Tax Return Purchases

People are weird. Not all the time, but if you put humans in circumstances where they can make responsible and adult decisions based on experience, they inevitably won’t. Tax season is just such a circumstance. As tax season starts, we bundle together our receipts, pull on our reading glasses and work our way through the […]

We Reveal the Sneakiest (Legal) Tax Deductions You Can Make

Prepay for Stuff Offset Gains Against Losses Put That EOFY Bonus into Super End of financial year is a time for reflection, planning and staring at your eligible deductions hoping you can find something else to sneak in there. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered; today we are going to reveal the sneakiest tax deductions […]

10 Easy Ways to Get Your Best Tax Return Ever

Claim Your Phone Expenses Be Organised with Receipts Benchmark Against Other People In Your Job Industry Specific Deductions Tools and Equipment Your Car Working from Home Studying Don’t Neglect the Cheap Stuff The ATO Does Not Have a Sense of Humour   Are you doing your tax return yourself to save some cash? Great idea, […]