All of the latest tax news, views and clues for August 2021.

This Alert addresses:

  • ATO announces a range of year-end tax time options to support taxpayers who have been affected by COVID-19 and recent natural disasters;
  • ATO processing tax returns faster and expediting the release of any refund for businesses in financial hardship;
  • What’s the difference between workplace giving versus salary sacrifice donations for tax deductions?;
  • Employers warned of upcoming increase in super guarantee;
  • COVID lockdown support packages for NSW, VIC and SA.