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5 Articles You Should Read If You Are Moving Overseas From Australia

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If you are planning on moving overseas from Australia, or have recently moved overseas from Australia, then you should read these 5 articles now.

  1. Am I An Australian Resident For Tax Purposes?
  2. Why I Don’t Use My Bank For International Money Transfers
  3. The Medicare & Health Insurance Implications of Moving Overseas From Australia
  4. How Aussie Expats Can Make Money On The Sharemarket Without Paying Tax
  5. 8 Benefits of Investing in Australian Property When Living Abroad

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1. Am I An Australian Resident For Tax Purposes?

The single most important question anyone moving overseas from Australia needs to answer is Am I An Australian Resident For Tax Purposes?  In this article we explore the rules that the Australian Tax Office will use to determine whether you are still liable to pay tax on your overseas income while living abroad.

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2. Why I Don’t Use My Bank For Money Transfers

When moving overseas from Australia you will at some point need to make international money transfers between Australia and your country of residence, or vice versa.  Companies like Ozforex and HiFx will help make sure you minimise bank fees and get the best foreign exchange rates when transferring money internationally.  This article explores your options.

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3. The Medicare & Health Insurance Implications of Moving Overseas From Australia

When moving overseas from Australia, Australians are often confused as to their entitlements to medicare and what they should do about about health insurance.  Are you still covered by Medicare when living abroad?  Should you maintain your private health insurance, or take out international health insurance?  And, what do you need to know before taking out expat health insurance?

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4.How Aussie Expats Can Make Money On The Sharemarket Without Paying Tax

Why worry about investing in exotic, “tax effective” international investment schemes, when you might be able to invest in the Australian sharemarket without paying any tax.  Click here to read more.

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5. 8 benefits of investing in Australian property while living abroad

If you are moving overseas from Australia, it doesn’t mean you should stop considering Australia as an investment destination.  If you are not sure where to invest your savings while living abroad, then read this article about why Australian Expats should consider investing in Australian property.  And to learn more about buying property, then read 6 steps to buying property in Australia while living abroad.

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Disclaimer : This information is for educational purposes only and does not constitute financial or taxation advice. As this information is not advice and has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs you should, before acting on this information, consider its appropriateness for your circumstances. Independent advice should be obtained from an Australian financial services licensee before making investment decisions, and a registered (tax) financial advisor/accountant in relation to taxation decisions. To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability for any loss or damage arising in any way.

About the author


Craig is an Australian Expat and the founder of The Australian Expat Investor. Craig is passionate about investing, and while Craig cannot give personal financial or tax advice, Craig enjoys sharing investing, tax, and other tips for Australian expats to help them to build their wealth while living abroad and get the most out of their time living overseas. Get his free ebook on 9 Financial Surprises That Could Cost Australian Expats Thousands of Dollars

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