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We can help you to determine and plan for your tax resident status when you plan to depart or arrive in Australia.
Your tax residency is vital to your income tax. If you are an Australian tax resident, then you will be taxed globally from the ATO.
We can go through a few ATO tests with you.
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For Australian tax purposes, a person may be considered a resident of Australia, despite:
Conversely, a person may also be considered a resident of Australia if they maintain a home in Australia
where their family lives and where they spend time while in Australia, even though they are absent from the country for large parts of the year (e.g. a pilot, ship’s captain or contract worker).
The next test is generally referred to as the constructive residence or 183-day test.
Under this test, residence in Australia is attributed to a person who is actually present in Australia,
whether continuously or intermittently, for a total period of more than half the year of income (1 July to 30 June),
unless it can be established the person’s usual place of abode is outside Australia and that there is no intention to take up residence here.
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