What is Land Tax? The Facts, Traps and Thresholds.
10 November, 2019
All you need to know about land tax, including the traps and thresholds.Read More
Record Keeping for Your Business – What You Need & How To Make It Work
12 October, 2019
Record keeping is a necessary business detail that we dive into to help you.Read More
What’s changed from 1 July 2019?
1 September, 2019
We highlight the key business legislations that have changed from 1 July.Read More
Key Due Dates for the 2019/20 Financial Year
1 September, 2019
Keep your payments and reporting organised with a downloadable copy of the 2019/20 FY due dates.Read More
Commercial Property – a Good or Bad Investment?
2 August, 2019
There is always a lot of conversation and discussion over residential property. Topics like where the market is, where it’s…Read More
Post-Election Results Overview
20 May, 2019
With certainty in our government after the election, your business planning can be completed.Read More
Single Touch Payroll for Small Employers
13 May, 2019
Single Touch Payroll reporting has been extended to include all small employers starting from 1 July 2019.Read More
Trust Changes: What Could They Mean For You?
5 April, 2019
If elected Labor is looking to make a number of Trust changes. Find out if this impacts you.Read More
The Federal Budget – Tax Impact
5 April, 2019
The main superannuation and tax measures proposed within the 2019 budget are listed below. It must be noted however that…Read More
Federal Budget 2019 – A Surplus of Pre-Election Good News
5 April, 2019
We outline the major proposed changes following the Coalition's 2019 Federal Budget announcement.Read More
Planning in Uncertain Times
1 April, 2019
Peter Ryan provides details for planning ahead to help minimise any negative impacts following the upcoming election & budget.Read More
How Proposed Division 7A Changes Can Impact Your Business
18 March, 2019
Have you heard of Division 7A? We take you through the changes now being proposed for implementation on 1 July 2019.Read More
Key Government Changes to assist Primary Producers
25 February, 2019
Explore the measures introduced by State & Federal Governments to assist primary producers.Read More
Is your interest expenditure tax deductible?
29 January, 2019
The 'purpose' of borrowing funds will determine if the interest expenditure is tax deductible. We explain it here.Read More
So You Are Thinking Of Borrowing…
21 January, 2019
Are you looking into securing a business loan? Find out hints, mistakes to avoid and ways to prepare.Read More
Commercial Lending – Post Royal Commission
14 January, 2019
Commercial lending is a popular way for businesses to fund ventures, however lending conditions have tightened recently. Read about the changes here.Read More
Withholding GST for Residential Property Transactions
26 November, 2018
Changes to the GST Withholding laws for new residential properties in 2018 will have ramifications for property developers.Read More
Rental Properties – Allowable Deductions & Changes
12 November, 2018
There are various deductions you can claim for rental properties in your tax return, plus some changes now in effect.Read More
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!Read More
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…Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
The Complexity of Government Legislations & Superannuation
1 June, 2018
Continuously altering legislation complicates it and creates uncertainty on how it should be applied.Read More
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.Read More
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?Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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…Read More
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.Read More
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…Read More
When Good Times Go Bad
13 February, 2018
If life takes a downward turn, a little planning can help you move forward.Read More
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.Read More
It’s True – Simpler BAS!
31 July, 2017
A Business Activity Statement (BAS) can bother many a small business owner and take up precious time. Since 1 July…Read More
Wrap up the old, prepare for the new!
14 July, 2017
It’s important to set yourself up ready for the new financial year – which has already begun! So to make…Read More
Key Due Dates in 2017/18 Financial Year
10 July, 2017
Knowing the important due dates throughout the year can save you time and angst! So we have tabled the 2017/18…Read More
5 Quick Tips for Healthy Finances
12 June, 2017
It’s best to start the new financial year in a healthy way so you stay ahead and on top of…Read More
Buying & Financing a Business Car
7 April, 2017
How to buy and finance a car is one of the most common questions we get asked. There are various options available and pros & cons associated with each.Read More
Are your assets protected?
26 February, 2017
In today’s increasingly litigious society asset protection is particularly important. With so many Australians now engaged as professionals and in…Read More
Personal Services Income (PSI): A recap
23 January, 2017
Personal Services Income (PSI) is a tax concept that covers income produced mainly from your personal skills or efforts as an individual. You can receive PSI in almost any industry as a trade or profession.Read More
Community Pharmacy and 6CPA – Are You Fighting Back?
5 December, 2016
The changes to Pharmacy introduced by the recent Commonwealth Government’s 6th Community Pharmacy Agreement (6CPA) are now starting to have a significant impact on the net profitability of almost all community pharmacies.Read More
Estate Planning – Why is it important?
14 November, 2016
It is important for all of us to ensure that the assets we have accumulated over our lifetime are left…Read More
Know your Balance Sheet
31 October, 2016
Are you a business owner and have found yourself looking at your balance sheet not knowing what it’s telling you?…Read More
Cash vs Accruals: What and when?
12 September, 2016
The difference between cash and accrual accounting is important to understand, whether you handle your own financial statements, or hire…Read More
Getting the most out of your online accounting software
19 July, 2016
Like in every part of life, improvements in technology are having a positive impact on how small to medium businesses…Read More