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Changes to Australian Visas

On 1 July 2019, the Australian Government made some significant changes to its immigration visas. In addition to an average 5.4% increase to fees for almost all visas applications, here are some of the key changes to popular visas and what you need to know: Immigration cap to be lowered The Australian Government has reduced…

Commercial Law

Director Penalty Notices (DPN)

Tips to avoid the brunt of a Director Penalty Notice A Director Penalty Notice (DPN) is a way for the Australian Taxation Office to collect unpaid Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) tax and superannuation liabilities of companies directly from directors. This means the directors are personally liable for these charges. The impacts of a DPN can be crippling…