Goodwin Chivas & Co. Newsletter - December 2017 Edition

Welcome to our December 2017 Newsletter. We would like to wish all of our customers a wonderful Christmas and a happy and safe 2018. We thank you for your business this year and look forward to working with you again next year. 

Please note our office will be closed from the 23rd of December to the 7th of January and re-open on the 8th of January 2018.


In this newsletter, we provide details of Company Tax Rate changes, with the Company Tax Rate lowered from 30% to the current 27.5% for some companies. Are you eligible for the low company tax rate?


Capital Gains Tax exemptions are no longer available for foreign investors selling their main residences in Australia. We outline the government's changes that came into effect on 9th May 2017.


Employees who are in Novated Lease Arrangements always ask questions about the deductibility of car expenses. Please review our article for more details.


We also discuss the importance of diversification when it comes to investing, and the associated benefits.


You can read the articles by selecting them from the menu at your left or clicking on links in the text above.

Our aim is to make better use of your time and keep you updated on matters affecting your business and family life. If you have any questions from any of the articles please contact your Manager or Partner at Goodwin Chivas & Co.


The Goodwin Chivas & Co. team

Contact details

Suite 401 29-31 Solent Circuit
Norwest Business Park
Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153 Australia
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P: (02) 9899 3044
F: (02) 9899 1524

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