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Webinar library

If you are unable to attend one of our live webinars, we now offer recordings on the following topics:

Before viewing a webinar you will need to register using your name and email address.

State tax update

State tax update 2016

06/07/2016: This webinar covers recent legislative changes and case law relating to Duties, Land Tax, Payroll Tax and Grants.


Land tax

Land tax: Webinar 1: An overview

14/10/2015: This webinar provides an overview of how land tax operates in NSW. We explain how land tax is calculated, the current rates and thresholds, trusts and briefly go over the more common land tax exemptions. We also demonstrate some of our online services.

Land tax: Webinar 2: The principal place of residence exemption

20/10/2015: This webinar explains the exemption for principal place of residence. We explain who can claim this exemption and we provide a more detailed explanation of the various concessions available to land owners. We also cover situations including, building a home, absences from your residence, using your residence for business purposes and deceased estates.

Land tax: Webinar 3: Trusts

27/10/2015: This webinar focuses on land held in trust. We explain the difference between fixed trusts and special trusts, and how land tax applies to each. We also discuss different categories of trusts, including unit trusts, family trusts and trusts created by wills, and explain what you can do if you are unsure how land tax applies to your particular trust.

Land tax: Webinar 4: Primary production and other exemptions

03/11/2015: This webinar focuses on the primary production exemption and other exemptions available from land tax, such as those for boarding houses, retirement villages, child care centres and charities.

Land tax Question and Answer session

01/06/2015: This webinar is an open question and answer session for anyone who has questions about land tax. We will start by addressing some common questions on land tax, such as primary and secondary calculations, and then open for questions from our audience.

Land Tax: Hot topics and recent cases

14/07/2015: This webinar focuses on current hot topics, including Section 47 Certificates, settlement payments, crown leases, trusts, primary production land, as well as recent cases.


Duties

Duties: Estates: Part 1

30/10/2015: This webinar addresses the requirements for a transfer of dutiable property to be stamped with concessional duty under the deceased estate provisions of the Act. We also highlight circumstances where ad valorem duty will be payable.

Duties: Estates: Part 2

06/11/2014: This webinar addresses the requirements for a transfer of dutiable property to be stamped with concessional duty under the deceased estate provisions of the Act. We also highlight circumstances where ad valorem duty will be payable.

Duties: Break-up of marriage and other relationships

19/11/2014: This webinar addresses the specific requirements that need to be met for a transfer of matrimonial property or relationship property to be stamped exempt from duty. We cover the break-up of a marriage, de facto relationship and domestic relationship.

Duties: Landholder duty: Part 1

14/10/2015: This webinar discusses the meaning of landholder, threshold value, land holdings and constructive ownership.

Duties: Landholder Duty: Part 2

21/10/2015: This webinar discusses relevant acquisitions, the meaning of significant interest, how an interest may be acquired, and exemptions.

Duties: Landholder Duty: Part 3

28/10/2015: This webinar discusses acquisition statements, the charging provisions, as well as an overview of everything discussed throughout the Landholder webinar series.


Payroll tax

Payroll Tax Questions & Answers: Common Mistakes

15/05/2017: This webinar is designed for tax payers or their representatives and looks at the common mistakes business make with Payroll Tax. When registering for this webinar you will be asked to provide a question which highlight issues you may have around fringe benefits, contractors, business groupings, directors payments and much more...

Payroll tax for tax agents & professionals: Common errors

27/09/2016: This webinar is designed for tax practitioners and looks at the common errors found during audits as part of the OSR compliance program. We will highlight issues around fringe benefits, contractors, business groupings, directors payments and much more...

2017 Payroll Tax Annual Reconciliation

This webinar will provide a guided demonstration of the 2017 Annual Reconciliation and an overview of NSW payroll tax liability, exemptions and rebates.

Payroll tax: Webinar 1: Admin processes and systems

19/08/2016: This webinar demonstrates features of our online services, including the monthly calculator for you to familiarise yourself.

Payroll tax: Webinar 2: Intro and the basics

26/08/2016: This webinar explores the fundamental concepts of payroll tax, including how it is calculated, the threshold deduction, what are liable wages and the various exemptions available.

Payroll tax: Webinar 3: Allowances and Fringe Benefit Tax

26/05/2017: This webinar explains taxable allowances and the exemptions available for the accommodation and motor vehicle allowance. We also discuss how to declare the value of fringe benefits for payroll tax purposes.

Payroll tax: Webinar 4: The contractor provisions

02/06/2017: This webinar discusses the payroll tax contractor provisions, including the concept of determining if a worker is a contractor or an employee. We also discuss the three specific and six general exemptions for contractors, and what to declare if a contractor is liable for payroll tax purposes

Payroll tax: Webinar 5: The grouping provisions

09/06/2017: This webinar discusses the payroll tax grouping provisions, including the rationale behind their introduction. We also cover the four ways a payroll tax group can be formed and discuss the Chief Commissioner's discretion to exclude a member from a group.

Payroll tax: Jobs Action Plan rebate

16/06/2017: This webinar explains how the Jobs Action Plan rebate works and when a job is eligible for the rebate. Recent changes to the scheme will also be discussed.

The Jobs Action Plan is designed to provide businesses with an incentive to employ and expand their enterprise in NSW. This rebate provides up to $6000 per new employee for payroll tax paying employers in NSW. Join this webinar to find out more.

Payroll tax: Lodgement and overview for new clients

05/06/2017: This webinar demonstrates how to use the online monthly calculator as well as providing a brief overview of liable wages, exemptions and rebates. This webinar is designed for newly registered payroll tax clients or those who are new to the position of calculating and remitting payroll tax.

Payroll tax for businesses who pay fringe benefits

30/03/2015: This webinar discusses the remittance of fringe benefits for payroll tax purposes and explores some of the commonly found errors during audits. We also explain how to apply the Type 2 grossing up factor. This webinar is designed for businesses who pay fringe benefits.

Payroll tax: Apprentice and Trainee Rebate

08/10/2015> This webinar explains payroll tax, eligibility for the apprentice and trainee rebate/offset, and discusses common errors discovered during audits. This webinar is designed for businesses who employ apprentice and/or trainees.


Small Business Grant

06/10/2016: This webinar explains how the Small Business Grant works and when an employer is eligible for the grant. The Small Business Grant is designed to provide businesses with an incentive to employ and increase their Full Time Equivalent numbers in NSW. Small businesses who are not liable for Payroll Tax can receive up to $2000 for every new employee from 1st July 2015.


OSR State Roadshow

14/12/2015: This webinar provides information about the State government's recently introduced $2000 Small Business Grant, payroll tax Jobs Action Plan rebate employment incentives, updates on other State taxes, home benefits, and unclaimed money.

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Last updated: 6 September 2017