Taxation Planning

Taxation advice & filing of returns

A thorough, well thought out tax strategy is a basic building block for a successful business. Business owners have the right to minimise their tax obligations, but also need to ensure that the correct amount of tax is paid. We review your structure, and provide ideas from redesign through to assistance in managing the cash flow consequences of paying tax as a result of business success.

SCA provide a full suite of taxation advisory services and lodgements including: 

BAS Filing:

  • Monthly, quarterly or yearly
  • ATO payment arrangements
  • Communication with the ATO

Income Tax Returns:

  • Sole traders and partnership
  • Companies and trustees
  • Trusts (family and unit)
  • Self managed super funds
  • Preparation and lodgement of FBT returns

  • Payroll and Land Tax calculations

  • ATO payment arrangements

Business Structures:

  • Review business structure
  • Review tax efficiency
  • Develop effective structures
  • Apply for GST, PAYG and ABN
  • Simplifying tax affairs

  • Tax consolidation

Transaction Advice:

  • Business sale or purchase
  • GST review by transaction type
  • Capital Gains Tax (CGT) advice

  • Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) advice

  • Liaising with ATO in relation to client tax obligations

  • Division 7A loan agreements

  • Assistance with ATO audits (SGC, GST and PAYG)

  • Assistance with OSR audits (payroll tax and land tax)

  • Tax planning prior to year end

SCA Partners has demonstrated an ability to think outside the box. We have relied on SCA Partners for over 15 years to help put together strategies for organisational structure, acquisition of new businesses, tax minimisation and succession planning.
— Ian Livingstone, CEO & Owner, Bay Trusses and Frames