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In our News Section we will keep you informed on the latest accounting, business taxation and audit news for small, medium and family businesses. 

Are you ready for tax time 2019?
If you’re an employee, there are a few things you need to kn..

Are you thinking about when you can access your super?
Did you know that if you’re aged between 60 and 64, you can ..

Single Touch Payoll
Have you sorted out Single Touch Payroll (STP) arrangements for your sm..

Super top up from selling the family home
In an effort to reduce pressure on housing affordability, the government wa..

Tax breaks for buying new business equipment
The extension of the instant asset write-off for a further year is grea..

Tax deductions to claim when you work from home
If you are an employee and you sometimes work from home, you may be abl..

Common GST mistakes
The ATO has reported that some businesses are making simple mis..

Rental Property & Superannuation tax changes
If you’re making the last-minute scramble to gather all your tax ..

Reporting pension changes to the ATO
With the introduction of the transfer balance cap of $1.6m designed to ..

Are you an Australian tax resident
Tax residency is a complex area where the decision is made based..

Corporate tax rates - recent changes
There’s finally some certainty about the corporate tax ..

Setting up your new SMSF
Setting up your own self-managed super fund (SMSF) can be a complex task ev..

Budget 2018 : What's in it for you?
In the last Budget before the next Federal election, the Treasurer deli..

Budget 2018: What's in it for Superannuation ?
In the last Budget before the next Federal election, the Tr..

Franking credits and your tax
Franking credits and your tax You may have noticed significant media co..

Payroll reporting
Payroll reporting: a touchy subject If you are an employer th..

Aged Pension assets test
Are you caught out by the Age Pension assets test? The stricter Age ..

Financial Advice from your Accountant
Are you in the market for some general financial advice about superannuatio..

Four tips for boosting your super
According to the latest ASFA Retirement Standard, Australian singles will n..

Tax gets social - why socialise?
Tax gets social: digital marketing and financial incentives for small busin..

Super contributions - beware of going over the limit
Super concessional contributions: beware of going over the limit If you a..

New Year delight
Will your tax return be a New Year delight? For those of you dreadi..

Super reforms hurdles after July 2017
Super reforms are off and running, but there are more hurdles ahead ..

Travel deductions for rental properties
Travel deductions to and from rental premises no longer allowed If you..

ALERT! ATO Fraudulent Correspondence
Please be aware of scam phone calls, SMS, emails and letters preten..

Rental Property changes
Rental Property depreciation deductions From July 2017, plant and e..

Small Business concessions
Company tax rate and dividend payments The company tax rate of 27.5% wi..

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