R U OK day Today is R U OK day, It’s a day to reach out and ask how those you know are really going. We are in a privileged position to see what goes on behind the scenes in our clients businesses and often in their personal lives. You may think that accountants only work with numbers but in reality much of our time...
Newsletter Welcome to the Winter & new financial year edition of our newsletter. It sure is Winter now with the recent drops in temperature! The good news is that we are past the Winter Solstice so I look forward to more sunlight in the day. Privacy Legislation and Client Portals You may be aware of the increased scope of Privacy Legislation in...
Newsletter Budget! The Australian Federal budget has come and gone for another year. Below is a very brief summary of the budget’s key items. A shake up of the personal income tax rate brackets. Most Australians will pay less tax under the proposed approach although the full effect of the changes won’t take place for a number of years. We will have to wait...
Newsletter Tax planning The end of the financial year is fast approaching. Using your last 9 months of data we can estimate your tax position for the year ended 30 June 2018 allowing sufficient time to implement tax planning strategies. Please contact our offices if you are interested in tax planning. Tax planning includes but is not limited to: Deferring assessable income Accelerating...
Newsletter This newsletter includes the following interesting articles: Making 2018 a great year Public Holidays Digital currency double tax removed Business efficiency Employee engagement And more!
Newsletter This newsletter includes the following interesting articles: Passing on the family business Internal communication Checklist for new employees ATO are reviewing FBT Changes to workplace laws Hiring the right team Qualities of successful business owners
Newsletter This newsletter includes the following interesting articles: Making better business decisions Improving customer trust Brushing up on communication Overcoming critics Online marketing Nurturing productive employees Running a productive business meeting Difficult conversations at work
After much anticipation the Australian Federal Budget for 2017-18 was delivered last night. As always the budget is highly political and much is open to change before it passes into legislation. You may have received many technical papers and lengthily articles regarding the budget so hopefully this email with a brief infographic can simplify the main items to be aware of. If you are...
Tax planning The end of the financial year is fast approaching. Using your last 9 months of data we can estimate your tax position for the year ended 30 June 2017 allowing sufficient time to impliment tax planning strategies. Please contact our offices if you are interested in tax planning. Tax planning includes but is not limited to: Deferring assessable income Accelerating deductions Capital...
2016 – Year of the underdog Message from the director, Kevin Smith – 2016 is the year of the underdog: Cronulla won the 2016 NRL Grand Final The ‘leave camp’ won the Brexit referendum The Chicago Cubs won the World Series Donald Trump is President-elect Uber was legalised in Queensland to the dismay of the established taxi industry How these changes are viewed with the...