Working and paying tax

What do you need to know when you enter the workforce to ensure that you are paying the correct amount of tax?

Working and paying tax
Type: Theory
Questions: 7
Attempts allowed: Unlimited
Available: Always
Pass rate: 75%
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  • Fact 1

    In 1705, Emperor Peter I of Russia instituted a beard tax. Those who paid the tax were required to carry a 'beard token'. This was a copper or silver token inscribed with 'the tax has been taken' and 'the beard is a superfluous burden'.

Youth Allowance

An Australian Government payment to a young person who is undertaking study, training or an apprenticeship, is sick or is looking for work.

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