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  • The Commonwealth Bank welcomes you to Australia

    The Commonwealth Bank welcomes you to Australia

    MOVE TO AUSTRALIA | If you and your family are thinking of making the move Down Under, the Commonwealth Bank can help.

     
  • UK expats in Australia urged to check tax residence status

    UK expats in Australia urged to check tax residence status

    MOVE TO AUSTRALIA | The millions of Britons who divide their time between homes in the UK and overseas in countries like Australia need to clarify their tax residence status sooner rather than later, say financial advisers.

     
  • Australian bank accounts for your money

    Australian bank accounts for your money

    MOVE TO AUSTRALIA | With so many options from which to choose, its often tough to select a decent bank that will service all your financial needs. The Commonwealth Bank is such a bank, with an extensive network throughout Australia and an International Customer Services team in London to assist you, even before you leave.

     
  • Financial Planning: Asset management and transfer to Australia

    Financial Planning: Asset management and transfer to Australia

    MOVE TO AUSTRALIA | People go to a financial planner because keeping up with constant changes in Australian tax and superannuation legislation, understanding market movements and monitoring the performance of various investments can be a minefied.

     
  • Home and personal insurance in Australia

    Home and personal insurance in Australia

    MOVE TO AUSTRALIA | Insurance might be a grudge purchase, but it is a necessary evil and can potentially protect you from catastrophic financial losses. Australia has a well-developed home and personal insurance market, and as with banking, there are a range of choices to make.

     
  • Paying tax in Australia

    Paying tax in Australia

    MOVE TO AUSTRALIA | It is said that there are two certainties in life; death and taxes. The latter in Australia shouldnt be a mystery to you and understanding what is required of you and how it all works go a long way to alleviating the aches and pains that usually accompany managing your tax affairs.

     
  • Pensions and superannuation in Australia

    Pensions and superannuation in Australia

    MOVE TO AUSTRALIA | Similar to the National Insurance scheme in the UK, you are required by law in Australia to make a compulsory payment into a Superannuation retirement fund and the state pension.

     
  • The Australian dollar explained

    The Australian dollar explained

    MOVE TO AUSTRALIA | The Australian currency, its relative strength against other currencies and how it affects your lifestyle in Australia, explained.