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Sufi Islamic Organization Used In Alleged Tax Fraud

Taxes and religion aren’t supposed to go together. Yet we all know that bona fide churches are exempt from tax and we can deduct money we donate. 357 more words


Tax - What is it good for?

1. Universal Healthcare 

For most Australians, the notion that universal health care does not exist in other countries is difficult to understand. Australian tax money was invested in Medicare just 31 years ago and has become hugely important to our society and way of life. 141 more words


Budget 2015

Since the Budget 2015 announcement, I have received queries about its impact to those on contract assignments.

There have been a number of measures introduced which will affect the computation of PAYE, PRSI & USC payable in 2015, and most importantly, the net take home pay available each month. 533 more words

Career Advice

Rupee Millionaires

I am reviewing the biographical witty book Rupee Millionaires by Frank Kusy which is an excellent book that I bought on kindle. This book although about running a business importing stuff from India and then initially selling it at a market stall and later selling it to shops isn’t strictly speaking a business book and is probably just as much a travel book. 270 more words


Why Doctors should use Salary Sacrifice for CPE

Doctors often agree to pay for their own continuing training personally because of a shortage of NHS funds but when they do pay for courses its unlikely they will be able to claim tax relief. 372 more words


Caesar Calling

The gospel reading on Sunday was from Matthew.

Again there is a confrontation between Jesus and the religious authorities called Pharisees, this time over the question of  paying tax to the Roman occupiers of first century Palestine. 759 more words

Tax: what needs to change?

There are many things that need to change in our tax system. This post deals with one of the most pressing. I will make other suggestions in future posts. 257 more words