Author: Les Johnson

Rideshare Car Rental Comparison Table

DetailsSplendSplendMavenMavenKeyzKeyzAtlasAtlasAceDrive my carU CarRideshare Solutions Vehicle typeKia SportageMG6 PlusHolden CaptivaHolden Astra sedanHyundai Elantra ActiveMitsubishi Pajero Sport GLS 7 seatNissan PulsarToyota Kluger 7 seaterUnable to ConfirmSubaru XVToyota Camry Altise2016 Toyota Camry Kilometres allowed1000km/.10 c/k excess 500km /.20 c/k excessUnlimited ( Min. 50% for R/s)Unlimited ( Min. 50% for R/s)1200 +.05 for extra kms1200 +.05 for extra KmsUnlimited1400 kmfree allowanceUnlimitedUnlimited ServicingIncludedIncludedIncludedIncludedIncludedIncludedEvery 15000 kmIncludedIncludedIncluded Registration and Third Party InsuranceIncludedIncludedIncludedIncludedIncludedIncludedIncluded.IncludedIncludedIncluded CTP ClassClass 4Class 4Class four in QueenslandClass four in QueenslandClass 4 Advance payment( Membership)544275300300220220510590500400500300 Weekly payment269199300269265324255295269229279280 BHSL StatusIncludedIncludedIncludedIncludedIncluded Roadside AssistYesYesYesYesYesYes Minimum rental period6 weeks6 weeks4 weeks4 weeks2 weeks2 weeks28 days minimum rental28 days...

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Notice of Intention to hold our Annual General Meeting

As we are fast approaching the second anniversary of the incorporation of the RSDAA we need to hold our Annual General meeting to undertake elections of office bearers for the next 12 months and for the Committee to present the accounts for the previous 12 Months. Information will be given regarding our transition from a Queensland based Association to a National entity at the AGM. At the AGM all positions will be declared vacant and an election will be held to either re elect the current committee members or elect new members if they have been nominated prior to...

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Four tips to help you stay on top of your tax and GST

Get it right from the start so you don’t have to backtrack later. Know what your tax and GST obligations are. See the ATO’s checklist and handy tips for ride-sourcing drivers, and understand what you have to do. Know what you can and can’t claim as a tax deduction. You’ll probably use your car for both personal and work-related use. This means you need to apportion your expenses. Practice good record keeping! You need to keep records of all your income and expenses for at least five years. Try the ATO app’s myDeductions tool to capture information on the...

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Small business workshops

The ATO is rolling out some free ‘Introduction to Tax Essential: Ride-sourcing’ workshops to help drivers get it right. Keep an eye out to see if there’s a presentation near you – https://lets-talk.ato.gov.au/sbworkshops/?2017_sbsupport  ...

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Booked Hire Service Licence deadline

Good Day to all our fellow drivers, wishing you well for 2018. Just a short but important post for all drivers in Queensland. If you don’t as yet have your BHSL you only have until Friday to have it in your possession, as from Monday (the 15th) it will be illegal to operate a booked hire service without a BHSL. If you are renting a vehicle be sure that once again you have the BHSL by Friday as you will be unable to acquire it over the weekend. From midnight Sunday the fines for operating without the BHSL are...

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