Australian Expat Essentials Australian Expat Essentials - An Introductory Guide to the tax and financial implications for Australians living abroad provides an overview of the key issues that can impact the wealth of Australians who chose to live overseas. Topics covered in this book include :
Tax Considerations - What does tax residency mean? Are you an Australian resident or non-resident for tax purposes? and what does it mean? Do you need to continue completing an Australian tax return while living abroad?Medicare and Health Insurance - Understand whether you are still liable for the Medicare levy. Will you still be covered by Medicare? Do you need to retain private health insurance in Australia?Superannuation - understand the arrangements with foreign countries that allow you to continue contributing to your superannuation. Understand the implications for your self managed superannuation fund (SMSF) when you move overseas.Transfering Money Internationally - understand the best way to send money abroad or back to Australia that could save you hundreds or thousands of dollars.