Entries by AFS Bendigo

Changes to Working Holiday visas

New obligations apply for working holiday makers and their employers. Last September the Treasurer announced that from 1 January 2017 working holiday makers would be taxed at 19% on earnings up to $37,000. Then, in November it was announced that there would be a further tax rate cut from 19% to 15%.

Introducing our new CEO

AFS & Associates is excited to announce the appointment of Kate Mannix as its first ever Chief Executive Officer. This position is a first for the firm which has operated for over 70 years.

Client update – February 2017

It’s hard to believe it’s February already, with the nation back at work and kids back at school after the summer holidays. Casual cash quarter This casual cash quarter we are recognising the hard work that our local firefighters do, especially during the warmer months. We will be supporting our local Lockwood and Maiden Gully […]

Wine Equalisation Tax Rebate to change again

Wine Equalisation Tax Rebate to change again The Turnbull Government has announced further changes to the Wine Equalisation Tax (WET) Rebate to benefit grape growing, winemakers and associated tourism in Australia.