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    xIn Australia, goods and services tax (GST) is charged on the supply of most goods, services and other things - for example, supplies of rights or the sale of certain property. The GST rate is set at 10%. You may voluntary register for GST only if you are carrying an enterprise or intent to carry an enterprise and your GST turnover is $75,000 or more.
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    xPay as you go (PAYG) withholding is a system for withholding amounts from payments you make to employees and other businesses so they can meet their end-of-year tax liabilities.

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    xFuel tax credits provide you with a credit for the fuel tax (excise or customs duty) included in the price of fuel you use in: business activities machinery plant equipment heavy vehicles. The only fuels that are not eligible are: aviation fuels fuels you use in light vehicles of 4.5 tonne gross vehicle mass (GVM) or less, travelling on a public road fuel you acquired but did not use because it was lost, stolen or otherwise disposed of some alternative fuels. In order to apply for a Fuel Tax Credit you need to be registered for GST.
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    xA luxury car is a car with a GST-inclusive value above the LCT threshold (currently $57,466). Generally, you only need to pay LCT when you sell or import a luxury car. You need to pay LCT as well as any goods and services tax (GST) payable. A luxury car is subject to LCT if you sell it in the course of your business and in connection with Australia, and you are registered or required to be registered for GST.
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