I’d Take a Raise Any Day! I’m Just Not Sure if it Comes from the RBA

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If my boss tells me I’ll be getting a raise soon, no question I’d be all smiles on that day. Heck I’ll still be all smiles if he tells me I’d might get a raise in the future. I’m pretty sure most working Aussie’s would feel the same way too. However, when a “raise” comes from the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), I know I should be a little concern to say the least.

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Computers just might Save You Money

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Sure the government’s $300 cap for a tax back coming from working equipments can’t be able to totally pay for your MacBook Air, but at least you’re assured a tax break for the next 3 years for it. Even better, if you’ve purchased a desktop computer to use for work, you’ll be able to get up to 4 years instead. These are said to be the rule of thumb in depreciating desktop and laptop computers through the decline in value system per the Australian Taxation Office’s “Guide to depreciating assets 2009”.

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