Contractor or Employee for Sole Trader ABN?

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Q: In Brisbane, a graduate dentist had a contract with employer on a commission (%) basis. He made the ABN as a sole trader. In this case, is he contractor or employee? Could you additionally explain it with the superannuation responsibility? This content is accessible with a current product subscription; please log in or purchase to read further. Username Password …

Capital Loss Question

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Question The details are of a person who is involved in only a couple of racehorses. On our research it appears racehorses are treated as personal use items. In 2014 he purchased a racehorse for $180,000, had it trained and cared for, with costs of about $120,000. Overall cost about $300,000 invested. The horse never raced and eventually was sold …

HR Staff Question

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Question We are requiring assistance to resolve an issue with an employee’s personal hygiene. Our employee has attended work of several occasions with very distinct body odour. This person is our first point of contact for visitors to the premises and works in our admin department which comprises 4 staff in total. Our office is open plan and includes a …