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2018 Posts

Saving for the Future: Superannuation for General Practitioners

22 October, 2018

We explain how concessional contributions to superannuation can help GPs save.

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Changes to the Pharmacy Location Rules

22 October, 2018

We take you through the recent amendments being made to the Pharmacy Location Rules.

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Renting Practice Rooms To Other Medical Professionals

22 October, 2018

It is quite common for Medical Practices to rent out space. We show you some options.

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Owning your own Practice Rooms

22 October, 2018

A great location for your practice rooms may invite other opportunities. We list the key points.

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Hitting the Road in a Truck – Getting Back to Basics

22 October, 2018

After some life-changing events, Andrew and Peta Murray decided to get back to basics and hit the road full-time.

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Automated Dispensing Robots – are they worth it?

17 October, 2018

Automated dispensing robots are a big investment, but could it be worth the non-financial benefits?

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Public System Work vs. Private System Work

17 October, 2018

Is taking an engagement within the public health system a relevant choice? Here is what you should consider...

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Is the slight Medicare freeze lift enough for General Practitioners?

17 October, 2018

We provide details of the gradual Medicare freeze lift, and the impacts it is having on GPs and patients.

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Business Acquisitions – Why are you buying a business?

15 October, 2018

Starting up, investing or expanding? Things to consider for business acquisitions.

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Tips and Traps for Selling your Business

4 October, 2018

Being prepared can make the process of selling your business much more manageable. Find out how!

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Why Are Banks Increasing Interest Rates?

1 October, 2018

Banks have increased interest rates despite the Reserve Bank keeping cash rates on hold. We discuss why!

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Excess Superannuation Contributions

21 September, 2018

Understand how much you can contribute to your self-managed superannuation fund.

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TBAR Requirements & Deadlines Explained

16 September, 2018

A summary of TBAR events that need to be reported and in what time frame.

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Technology in the SMSF Environment

10 September, 2018

Find out how managing your SMSF with cloud technology means more efficient and effective accounting.

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Why Sport Is Important

3 September, 2018

What skills can participating in sport from an early age translate into as an adult?

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Insurance for your Business

29 August, 2018

Life is expensive so we tend to cover ourselves, or our property, with various forms of insurance to ensure we…

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Commercial Leasing – Know what you are signing up for!

13 August, 2018

Finding a suitable location for operating your business can be a time-consuming and stressful exercise, particularly if you are a…

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5 Keys to Building a Winning Team

6 August, 2018

Good leadership practices are important. Here are five must dos for building a winning team.

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Single Touch Payroll In Practice

23 July, 2018

Single Touch Payroll can be tricky to implement, so we take you through it.

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Getting the Facts on Payroll Tax

18 July, 2018

Are you an employer? If so you could be liable for Payroll Tax, so we give you the facts!

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Employer Obligations – PAYG Withholding & Superannuation Guarantee

16 July, 2018

When you manage your own business and take on staff, you have an important responsibility as an employer to treat…

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Contractor Reporting – The latest industries & requirements

9 July, 2018

Certain industries who work with contractors have ATO reporting requirements.

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Is it the end or the beginning?

2 July, 2018

From the end of one financial year to the beginning of another. Where does the time go?

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What Matters in the NSW State Budget & 2018-19 Due Dates

25 June, 2018

View the main points from the NSW State Budget & important 2018-19 Due Dates.

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Budget To Benefit Your Business

18 June, 2018

Planning a budget makes you look closely at your business and is a good way to monitor it's progress.

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Business Bonus – Top 5 (Cost-Effective) Marketing Tactics

13 June, 2018

The most cost-effective marketing tactics tend to be online, and we suggest the top 5 to start with.

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The Complexity of Government Legislations & Superannuation

1 June, 2018

Continuously altering legislation complicates it and creates uncertainty on how it should be applied.

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High Income Earners, Superannuation & Division 293 Tax

28 May, 2018

Division 293 Tax aims to create fairer tax concessions between high and low income earners on super contributions.

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Superannuation – How much can you contribute in 2018?

21 May, 2018

Before you top up your super, make sure you understand the current rules and applicable contribution caps that apply prior to 30 June 2018.

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New SMSF Reporting Requirements

14 May, 2018

New reporting requirements for SMSFs start from 1 July 2018. Here I go through the details of these reporting changes.

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Morrison’s 3rd Federal Budget – Good for Australia?

14 May, 2018

Scott Morrison’s 3rd federal budget focuses on personal tax reform over the next 7 years. The view is political so will it actually prove beneficial for Australia?

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SMSFs – Impacts from the Federal Budget

13 May, 2018

There are some important reforms proposed by the Federal Government that will have an impact on SMSFs.

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Individuals – Tax & Other Impacts from the Federal Budget

13 May, 2018

The federal government has proposed a Low and Middle Income Tax Offset (LMTO). This offset could convert to a benefit of up to $530 annually.

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Business Owners – What You Need To Know!

11 May, 2018

2018/19 Federal Budget Announcement The 2018/19 Federal Budget handed down by Scott Morrison on Tuesday 8 May 2018 incorporated a…

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Saving for the Future: Superannuation for Medical Specialists

12 April, 2018

Concessional contributions to your super fund is an important factor to consider when planning for your future.

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Taking care of business – for you, your practice and your patients

11 April, 2018

Take the pressure off you, by gaining advice & knowledge from others to set you up now and for the future.

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Taking care of business – for you, your practice and your patients

11 April, 2018

Take the pressure off you, by gaining advice & knowledge from others to set you up now and for the future.

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Tax Planning for Medical Specialists

4 April, 2018

Tax planning is vitally important for your practice, so we share the key essentials specific for Medical Specialists.

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Tax Planning for Dental Practices

4 April, 2018

Tax planning can be different across industries, so we have assembled the key essentials specific for the dental profession.

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What travel expenses can General Practitioners claim for business?

2 April, 2018

What travel expenses can general practitioners claim for business? We share the details.

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Are we ready for how big Australia is expected to grow?

31 March, 2018

Australia has a population that is growing rapidly, but are we ready for it?

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Give Your Practice A Health Check – Review Your Structure

26 March, 2018

The importance of structuring your practice the right way.

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Tax Planning – Something to be excited about?

24 March, 2018

A real opportunity to assess the health of your business and take control by planning ahead.

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Why is Benchmarking important for your Medical Practice?

22 March, 2018

Benchmarking allows you to evaluate your practice position in relation to others like yours in the industry.

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Owning your Practice Rooms

22 March, 2018

There are a number of advantages to owning your own Practice Rooms.

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Tax Planning Essentials for General Practitioners

22 March, 2018

The key tax planning essentials specific for general practitioners.

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Fringe Benefits Tax (and how to minimise it)

19 March, 2018

The FBT year ends on 31 March, so make sure you know which employee benefits are liable for FBT.

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Give Your Practice A Health Check – Structuring For Protection

14 March, 2018

How to structure your personal investments and superannuation so they are protected.

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It’s Time To Prepare For Single Touch Payroll

12 March, 2018

Single Touch Payroll is a recent government initiative introduced to streamline business reporting obligations. The time to start preparing it is now.

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Taking Some Good From The Bad

5 March, 2018

It is during difficult times I have personally found that I experience the most growth and good can come from new bonds with those who stand by you.

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Preparing Your Business For A Potential Workplace Injury

22 February, 2018

Work injuries can be stressful for employers and employees, so it's important both parties understand their rights and obligations.

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What You Need to Know About Bankruptcy

19 February, 2018

If the financial burden of managing debts becomes too difficult and onerous, there are some avenues you can consider, but…

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When Good Times Go Bad

13 February, 2018

If life takes a downward turn, a little planning can help you move forward.

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Petrol Station Planning

4 February, 2018

As our worlds starts to again increase in pace after the Christmas break, it is a great time to take stock.

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Property Prices in Sydney and Wollongong

28 January, 2018

New year predictions on the property market in Sydney & Wollongong.

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Negative Gearing and Capital Gains Tax expectations under a Labor Government

15 January, 2018

A change in government could mean changes in negative gearing & CGT.

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Ready for 2018!

8 January, 2018

I am recharged and ready for 2018 and grateful for a wonderful year that has been.

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What Pharmacy Practice Incentives are really worthwhile?

8 January, 2018

We’ve taken a look at the major PPI programs and provided some advice to guide you.

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