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Hello, My husband (German) and I (Australian non-resident) have been working for the past 2 years as Expats in the middle east (no income tax country) and during that time, have been regularly transferring the earnings back to our bank account in Germany. We were originally going to buy a house and move back to Germany after here, but have now decided to move to Australia. 1. When we transfer our savings to Australia, will we attract any tax or is there anything we specifically need to watch out for? 2. Should we transfer the money before we arrive (and become residents)? I already have an Australian bank a/c. 3. I assume transfer agency will take care of the Austrac required reporting. Or do I need to report the transfer somewhere? Thank you for your answers.