Individual Tax Returns for international students in Australia

You are an international student in Australia, and filing your Australian tax return may seem a daunting task
Also you have to do it such that you get better tax refund.
So let us help you out.

Step 1. Confirm if you are required to file an Australian tax return

If you earn an income, then you most probably need to file your tax return. You will probably get a tax refund and it is important to keep your tax affairs in order

Step 2: What is your residency status.
For tax purposes, you are considered a resident if you are an international student in Australia for more than six months. So you have to declare your income for tax return.

Step 3: As a student, what income are you required to declare
Your income is Australia is relevant here. Declaration of foreign income may be done only after tax consultation

Step 4: Do you have the documents and information you need to file a return
Some of these are important:

Your Tax File Number (TFN)
Your passport
Your payslips
Your PAYG payment summary from your employer after June 30th.
Expense receipts

Step 5: Check the deadlines
October 31st and June 30th are important dates.
Do ask us advise, and also help in setting up your MyGov account

Step6:Your MyGov account
Consult us for personal assistance with your in setting up yourMyGov account,
so that all your information declared and your ATO forms are in order.

Contact Mandeep and his Team at PFGS

  • for expert advice
  • personalised service
  • for Cheap Tax Returns and
  • Better Tax Refunds

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