Updated key state & territory business assistance packages

This is a brief update summarising key state assistance packages on offer as at 27 August 2021:   NSW:     COVID-19 Business Grant NSW:     JobSaver payment NSW:     COVID-19 Micro-business Grant NSW:     Small business fees and charges rebate VIC:       Small Business COVID Hardship Fund QLD:      2021 COVID-19 Business Support Grant Read more about Updated key state & territory business assistance packages[…]

QLD COVID-19 Assistance + Positivity + Newsletter

Here we are again, back to lockdowns (SE QLD). We’ve been fortunate in Australia and in particular in Queensland but it’s our turn to experience lockdowns again. It’s hard to keep up to date with all the information as it changes on a regular basis. Please be patient with those in leadership making tough calls Read more about QLD COVID-19 Assistance + Positivity + Newsletter[…]

July 2021 Newsletter

Wishing you a happy new financial year. This is an exciting time for us quirky accountants as the slate is wiped clean and we have another year of goals to work towards. What are your goals for this year and how will you go about achieving them?  End of year checklists Below are checklists to Read more about July 2021 Newsletter[…]

Tax Planning & More

How to avoid the 45% tax rate? Did you know that income remaining in a trust is taxed at 45%? It is imperative that any trust income is correctly allocated before 30 June 2015 to avoid horrible tax outcomes. To achieve the best outcome you should: understand your tax position for the year ended 30 June Read more about Tax Planning & More[…]

Business Matters – January 2014

Newsletter This newsletter includes the following interesting articles: Protecting personal information Be wary of GST clauses in contracts PPSA deadline looms Update on employment laws New Year’s resolutions for 2014 Planning for the Super Guarantee rate rise ATO reminder about RFB Record keeping for businesses Important tax dates

Christmas 2013 + extras!

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 Read more about Christmas 2013 + extras![…]

Business Matters – November 2013

We have included a few interesting articles to help your business improve and succeed. The articles include: What to consider when giving a holiday bonus Fair Work Amendment Act 2013 Tips on getting fuel tax credits New protocol to tackle late payments Keeping employee records Personal Property Securities Act 2009 Changes to Privacy Act 1988 Read more about Business Matters – November 2013[…]