Australian Taxation Office

New or updated materials on ATO website, including:

Royal Assent to Bills

The following Bills received Royal Assent on 30 June 2015:

Employment

Taxation Administration Act 1953 - Pay as you go withholding - PAYG Withholding Variation: Allowances – Legislative Instrument varies the amount of withholding required under the PAYG withholding system for cents per kilometre car expense payments from 1 July 2015 because of the proposed change to the standard rate as announced in the 2015-16 Federal Budget

Immigration

Migration (IMMI 15/100: Complying Investments) Instrument 2015, registered yesterday, specifies the investments permitted for certain visa streams under the Significant Investor stream, the Significant Investor Extension stream and the new Premium Investor stream.