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Making NRAS claims

By On December 3, 2019

The national rental affordability scheme (NRAS) started on 1 July 2008, encouraging large-scale investment in affordable housing. It offers tax and cash incentives to providers of new dwellings for 10 years, granted… Read More


Does your SMSF meet the sole purpose test?

By On December 2, 2019

If you have a self-managed super fund (SMSF), then you need to meet the sole purpose test to be eligible for the tax concessions that are normally available to super funds. The… Read More


What to include in a business partnership agreement 

By On December 1, 2019

Entering into a business partnership can come with conflicts and misunderstandings between you and your new associate. This is why having a written agreement that clearly outlines your rights and responsibilities is… Read More


What you need to know about investment bonds

By On November 30, 2019

Investment bonds are a practical investment option for those who earn a high income and seek long term tax efficiencies. Investment bonds, also known as tax-paid, insurance or growth bonds, work similarly… Read More


Using technology to improve workplace safety

By On November 25, 2019

Ensuring the safety of employees in the workplace should be one of the top priorities for managers and business owners. This will not only improve your employees’ health and wellbeing but will… Read More


CGT concessions for shares and trust interests

By On November 24, 2019

For taxpayers wishing to access the small business capital gains tax (CGT) concessions for shares in a company or interests in a trust, they must first meet the standard requirements as well… Read More


Super when you’re self-employed

By On November 24, 2019

If you are a sole trader, or in a partnership, then you are not obligated to make super guarantee (SG) payments for yourself. However, you should still consider making personal contributions to… Read More


Introducing ASFP

By On November 24, 2019

Plans are underway to carry out a system change during the December closure of the ATO to introduce Activity statement financial processing (ASFP). This change will move the majority of taxpayer financial… Read More


Strategies to increase profit

By On November 19, 2019

Whether you are struggling to keep up a steady income or wanting to grow your business, increasing sales revenue is often a central goal for businesses. Here are some strategies you can… Read More


How to avoid non-paying clients

By On November 18, 2019

Running a business is hard enough without having to chase up payments from your customers. Here are some measures you can take to prevent yourself from having to deal with the profitability… Read More