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  1. I

    Need advice

    Hello all, Need advice for following TIA: 1) I am a full time person paying over 20k tax. Thinking to start a second job as an uber part time Fri SAT and Sun. Will I be able to claim tax from first job for things like depreciation, petrol, car expenses etc 2) I have got a 2016 car 36000 KMs on...
  2. B

    Have you opened a business transaction account for UBER

    Have you opened a business transaction account for UBER so that the earnings and spending for your business can be tracked easily? This would come handy at TAX times ans also in GST. Could you recommend me a good bank as well? Thanks
  3. V

    HELP! Uber account Put On Hold [GST/HST]

    Hey guys, just received a message that my uber account will be put on hold in 2 days as i have not entered the GST/HST number.As a non-resident i have already applied for it through mail and waiting for it. I got 2 question. 1.Will they really put it on hold? 2. How long will CRA take to reply...
  4. U

    TurboTax showing $0 return???

    For some reason turbotax is saying they do not have enough information to estimate the return amount. Has this happened to anyone else? I know I should be getting a return and I did my taxes the same as last year, this is very odd...
  5. Lissetti

    Seattle drafted a plan to tax Uber and Lyft traffic months ago. Now what?

    Lyft and Uber cars line up to take passengers on Boren Avenue North near John Street. (Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times) Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan’s policy advisers prepared a draft proposal for a new tax on Uber and Lyft months ago, including how the money might be spent, public records...
  6. G

    H&R block or DIY

    do most of you guys find it more convenient to pay somebody or do it yourself? I'm a bit overwhelmed with the forms but I'd like to hear your input as well
  7. HealthyTaxes

    Expert Tax Preparation Service for Uber and All TLC Drivers! More Convenient and Done Right!

    Hey Drivers, We’re Ivy Tax and Accounting Services, a few licensed and experienced CPAs who have taken 1000+ trips with Uber and other car service providers while we were working late hours in Manhattan over the past few years. We answered many tax questions from our driver friends and know...
  8. Beepbeep41

    Uber Driver Tax Cheats

    https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/jan/23/uber-drivers-and-airbnb-hosts-who-avoid-tax-in-governments-sights What a pathetic joke our government is! Whip those underpaid workers to death!! We all know Uber drivers pay their GST requirements. When it comes to income TAX Ubers...
  9. luke2019

    New Driver assist App needs testers pre launch

    G’day All, Luke here. I’m a Sydney based Uber driver with over 6,000 rides experience and like just about every other driver I’ve spoken to, I HATE doing the accounting required to satisfy Business Activity Statement and end of year tax requirements. To deal with it once and for all I got...
  10. J

    Tax deduction - express rental fee

    Can I deduct both lyft express rental fees and mileage together as expenses? Or if I pick mileage deduction, cannot deduct express rental fees? Thank you
  11. duracell

    Entertainment tax deduction eg Spotify

    Hi. I understand that drivers can claim a Spotify subscription as a tax deduction. Does anybody know if this extends to Youtube Red as it includes Google Play Music? Or is it just those entertainment providers that run through the Uber App? Thanks
  12. T

    Im looking for CPA in Dallas Texas.

    Im looking for CPA in Dallas Texas.
  13. I

    U/L Tax Question...

    So I drive for both U+L. I am in a situation where I made more than $600 for uber and less than $600 for Lyft so I dont have to report my Lyft earnings. However, my mileage log is combined. What I am thinking of doing to get a roundabout mileage number to report for uber is prorate the total...
  14. fragmonger

    Personal vs Business Taxes?

    This was my first year driving Uber, so it will be my first time filing taxes as an Uber driver: -I setup my Uber license based on my business license (Sole proprietorship), which has it's own tax ID number (EIN) So..... do I file my Uber taxes as the business or include them on my personal...
  15. B

    GST on purchase

    If I buy a car for $16,000 on 01/12/2018 and do UBER. Can I put it as GST on purchases at the end of this GST quarter which is 31/12/2018?
  16. Sam. P

    ATO chasing overdue BAS?

    I've read in a thread on Facebook that the ATO is teaming up with external collection agencies. Should we be worried???? copy and paste: "From now on if your clients have overdue lodgment obligations, we may refer them to an external collection agency to secure lodgment on our behalf. Starting...
  17. Alex @ Airtax

    TIPS TO HELP OPTIMISE YOUR TAX POSITION

    Designed by PwC Tax Specialists, Airtax does simple tax for individuals from $49. Our integration with Uber allows you to pull earnings and expense data straight from your Uber profile into the BAS, making it super straightforward to stay compliant. Best of all it only takes a couple of minutes...
  18. D

    Fading Receipts

    I am finding some of my older receipts from petrol stations have become faded. How long are we meant to keep them? Are we allowed to use digital copies of them. If so can someone recommend a good app for taking, compressing and cataloging them. As taking a photo creates unnecessary large...
  19. WestSydGuy

    WA transport levy 10%

    https://amp.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/taxi-and-uber-fares-to-jump-after-levy-passes-parliament-20181019-p50are.html 10% for all rideshare trips, also an annual authorisation (fee) for drivers. NSW will be all over this idea at their next brain storming session.
  20. Lissetti

    Uber gets on board with congestion pricing in Seattle

    The city is currently studying the feasibility of tolling busy downtown streets By Sarah Anne Lloyd@sarahannelloyd Oct 8, 2018, 10:39am PDT Late last month, ride-hailing (and now bike-share) company Uber announced it would be devoting much of its lobbying energy to pushing for congestion...
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