Please click on any of the links below to view the August 2013 newsletter which includes the following interesting articles: Changes to car fringe benefits Wage changes Division 7A benchmarks Book review How much choice is too much? Loss carry-back options ATO compliance radar
This newsletter includes the following interesting articles: Attracting repeat customers Writing effective marketing material Outsourcing small business tasks The importance of employer branding Eliminating products to improve products How to make online content more engaging
We have included a few interesting articles which you may find useful in helping your business improve and succeed. The articles include: The year ahead ATO debt collection options Protecting business assets Small business tax concessions Obtaining a sales edge in 2013
Ever wonder why the ATO constantly warn of fraudulent ATO contact (aka ‘scams’)? People must fall for them all the time as the scammer often appears to be professional and may even provide reference numbers for the calls/emails to keep up appearances. If you receive suspicious contact from the ATO by emails, phone calls or letters then you should contact your tax agent to verify...
Business Matters – November 2013
Please click on any of the following links to view the newsletter: Generation X Effective email management Online corporate identity fraud Keeping the ‘ball rolling’
Please click on any of the following links to view the newsletter: The rise of online competition PPSR – benefits and consequences How to create a positive work environment PAYG and Superannuation crack down Statute of limitations and Division 7A Book Review
MySuper A reminder that from 1 January 2014, employers have an obligation to pay superannuation contributions into a default fund that offers a MySuper investment option unless the employee has exercised choice of fund. Please contact our office if you would like to discuss how this may effect your superannuation obligations. Asset Security Are you selling on terms, such as retention of title, or...
The ATO is under pressure to recover lost ground after relaxing its position during the global financial crisis. One of the areas it intends to improve revenue is by targeting contractors. The ATO has warned that it plans to use information from labour hire firms and increased auditing in attempt to improve compliance for contactors through the 2012-13 financial year. During 2012, the ATO will...
Most businesses work on the basis that they are supposed to sell on value and not price. What happens when a business is faced with the prospect of a price only buyer (purely focused on the cost of a product or service)? First, make sure they really are in fact a price only buyer. In most cases, salespeople are too quick to place a ‘price-only...