All posts in " new expats "
6 Shares

Tips to save money when moving abroad

By Craig / September 16, 2017

Tips to save money when moving abroad   You’ve made the decision to move abroad, now comes the planning and preparation. For the smart traveler, getting things right in advance is the key to success. Make sure that your research is done and most importantly, ensure that you have everything costed correctly to avoid any […]

0 Shares

Round-Up For Aussies Abroad : Our Most Popular Posts in 2016

By Craig / December 12, 2016

Aussies Abroad!  These are the most popular posts that Aussies abroad have been reading in 2016. ATO Challenges Tax Residency of Returning Aussie Expat Australian Banks Restrict Lending to Aussies Abroad 6 Steps to Buying Property While Living Abroad 5 Things To Do When Relocating Abroad What to Consider When Moving Back To Australia

0 Shares

4 Financial Surprises For Australians Living Abroad

By Craig / September 21, 2016

Living abroad is an exciting time, but there are many financial surprises that have the potential to cost you thousands of dollars. If you are an Australian living abroad, or if you are planning on living abroad, then these are four financial surprises you must be aware of.

27 Shares

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

By Craig / August 13, 2016

If you are planning on moving overseas from Australia, or have recently moved overseas from Australia, then you should read these 5 articles now. Am I An Australian Resident For Tax Purposes? Why I Don’t Use My Bank For International Money Transfers The Medicare & Health Insurance Implications of Moving Overseas From Australia How Aussie Expats Can Make Money […]

11 Shares

Do You Need to Complete an Australian Tax Return While Living Overseas?

By Craig / July 3, 2016

Do you need to complete an Australian tax return while living overseas?  Many people I meet are confused by the requirements.  It comes back to an all important question which I addressed in an earlier article Am I An Australian Resident For Tax Purposes?  However, even if you are not an Australian resident for tax purposes, […]

15 Shares

Am I An Australian Resident For Tax Purposes?

By Craig / June 1, 2016

The most important question you need to ask yourself when you prepare to move overseas and become an Australian Expat is Am I an Australian resident for tax purposes or not?  The answer will have some fundamental implications for your income tax obligations, but also on your investments.

57 Shares

What Australian Expats Need to Do If You Have a HELP Debt or TSL Debt

By Craig / November 23, 2015

We recently reported on changes to HELP Debt repayment obligations of Australian Expats passed by the Australian Parliament in early November 2015. Find below details on what the new obligations for Australian Expats are with respect to informing the tax office of your move overseas and your overseas income, and when you will need to start continuing […]

3 Shares

International Health Insurance For Australian Expats

By Craig / August 20, 2015

This is the final article in our 3 part series on Medicare and Private & International Health Insurance For Australian Expats.  In this article we focus on the key issues relating to International Health Insurance For Australian Expats. In this three part series, we covered : Part 1. Medicare Implications For Australian Expats Part 2. Private Health Insurance […]

8 Shares

Private Health Insurance For Australian Expats

By Craig / August 5, 2015

This is the second article of my 3 part series on Medicare and Health Insurance For Australian Expats.  In this article I will be focussing on the key issues relating to Private Health Insurance For Australian Expats – what do with your private health insurance in Australia when moving overseas. In this three part series, […]

20 Shares

Medicare Implications For Australian Expats

By Craig / July 29, 2015

Medicare Implications for Australian Expats is the first in a series of three articles to help you understand what you need to know about not only the medicare implications for Australian Expats, but also the health insurance implications for Australian Expats.  Just because you are living abroad, does not mean you should disregard the implications for […]