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Our 2021 Advent Calendar.
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State and Federal COVID-19 support
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ATO flags focus areas for combating $33.5bn ‘tax gap’
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Business Resources - Grants, Assistance, Resources and more.
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Employee Christmas Parties and Gifts – Any FBT?
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FBT – Christmas Parties and Taxi Fares
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How the best firms are supporting the mental health of their employees
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Asian Economies (1960 - 2020)
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Making the festive season less taxing
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Why more Millennials are turning to SMSFs
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Company directors must register - all you need to know
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Hardship priority processing of tax refunds
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Business valuations: Tips, tricks and traps
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Government moves to scrap SG $450 threshold
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World's most productive countries
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Superannuation changes - Superannuation guarantee (SG)
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Unused Super Contributions
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Main residence exemption myths and misconceptions
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ATO extends COVID-19 relief for SMSFs
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Treasury consults on increase to charities financial reporting threshold
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Greenhouse gas emission by country since 1880
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ATO announces STP Phase 2 blanket deferral
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Reminder: super changes for the 2021 financial year
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Recontributions of COVID-19 early released super
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Working from home during a COVID-19 lockdown: Can you claim a tax deduction for rent?
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Lockdowns and mental health
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Unemployment rate falls to 12-year low
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ATO issues warning to first-time investors
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World's largest armies 1816 - 2020
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Extra 'super' step when hiring new employees
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Pitfalls and proposed changes in the use of R&D tax incentives
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Government expands SME loan scheme eligibility
Article archive
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Quarter 2 of, 2017 archive
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‘Bank-like heists’ make way for new wave of cyber crime
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ATO reports on key contraventions for 2016-17
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ATO, mid-tiers warn on common expenses myths
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SMSF trustees told to take action on contributions
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Higher instant asset write-off threshold for small business extended
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Australian population figures
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New data points to spiralling retirement costs
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Personal insolvency numbers spike across Australia
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ATO cracking down on taxable fringe benefits
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Intangible capital improvements made to a pre-CGT asset
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The three core pillars of this year's budget
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Federal Budget - 2017-18 - Overview
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Does your business import or export goods and services?
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Federal Budget - 2017-18 - Budget documents
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When does an asset cost less than $20,000? Depreciating assets: composite items
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ATO finalises guidance for capped defined income streams
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Warning on trap with trust deed updates
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2011 Census - what was the make up of your area?
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It’s no secret that Australians have some of the largest houses in the world.
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Resources on our site to help you and your family.
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ATO defends approach to SG compliance
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Essential steps for SMSF clients before 30 June
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New tax incentives for early stage investors
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FBT Reminder – Odometer Reading
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ATO on 'aggressive' debt recovery hunt
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More ATO downtime looms ahead of tax time
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Tax debt release applications refused
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Troublesome tax system overhaul picks up speed
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Government to ‘put to bed’ uncertainties with TRIS
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Travel expense and transport of bulky tools claim denied
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New law sheds light on global tax issues
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Report tips housing price spikes to wipe out super savings
Resources on our site to help you and your family.

 

Extra resources for our clients, 24/7 access.  Resources that help monitor finances such as cash-flow, research questions, and keep you up-to-date with news articles. 

Resources we feel will help you and your family in areas such as tax related questions, the secure movement of your personal information over the Interne,t and your budgeting and cash flow positions. 

 

             

 

24/7 access to website based tools you; your family (all younger people need to start down the savings path as soon as they can); your friends; colleagues and associates can all benefit from.

  • Comprehensive financial tools to help you understand your Personal or family Cash Flow position or simply complete a Budget or work on some Superannuation scenarios.
     
  • Research your questions.  Use eWombat for doing this research by simply typing in keywords or phrases.  Accesses and displays information, so you don't miss anything, at the ATO and other relevant sites such as Centrelink, ASIC and Worksafe to help you better understand what happening in areas such as Superannuation, Employer responsibilities, Awards, Centrelink entitlements, etc. 
     
  • Your information is private and confidential and should be treated that way. Using Secure File transfer or the Secure Client Portal means your information and Plans are encrypted when sent in either direction over the Internet.
     
  • Latest News. An up-to-date news service that reflects issues of interest.  All are short and easy to read.
  • ASX Prices and Charts. Many sites will have these resources to allow you to quickly see how the market is going and check any stocks you’d like a price on. All such information is, though, delayed by 10 minutes.
     
  • Many sites also have an information ticker that displays messages of interest or that cover topics and deadlines you should be aware of. Some of these messages are clickable so more information can be displayed.

 

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