Saving on, and legally minimising your tax through various tax implications is one of the greatest benefits offered to the property investor.
Without the benefits offered to Australians by the government, investing in property would be so much harder financially.
When buying an investment property a general rule of thumb in the current climate is that:
•65% of your interest is covered by the rent from the property;
•about 25% is covered by tax savings and benefits;
•you the investor pay the balance, quite often only 10%.
This will vary from case to case as every investment property and investor is unique.
Please read the following topics to gain more specific knowledge on tax implications: