Features

Adopting technology can help SMBs save time and money

- July 2, 2019 3 MIN READ

The beginning of the new financial year can be a transformative time for small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) in terms of reviewing finances and making important business decisions about the year ahead. Technology can help SMBs ensure their tax duties and reporting are accurate and useful – saving time, boosting compliance, budgeting more effectively, to position them… Read more »

Finance

Will work perks be in the firing line this budget?

- December 12, 2017 3 MIN READ

“It’s all good, I’ll claim it back on tax”. How often have you found yourself saying these words without having any clear idea how you’re actually going to claim that long liquid lunch back at tax time? Did you even keep the receipt? As a small business owner, you have many responsibilities, none more so… Read more »

Business Basics

Industry specific tax deductions

- June 14, 2017 4 MIN READ

As the end of financial year draws near and whilst there are a wide variety of tax deductions open to all small businesses. Professional services Your business could look to claim the following items: New capital equipment such as computers, laptops, phones or office furniture. This can include the cost of refitting the office kitchen… Read more »

Business Basics

Part 2: tax tips for your small business

- May 22, 2017 3 MIN READ

It’s that time of year when small businesses can benefit by considering strategies to minimise tax burden. In this second article of our three-part series for year-end tax tips we look at accelerating deductions and how small businesses can reduce their tax for 2017. With the individual tax rate set to reduce by 2% for those in… Read more »

Experts

Property investing options for small business owners

- May 4, 2017 3 MIN READ

There is often a misconception out there that if you are a small business owner, lenders will scrutinise you and would be less likely to assess your loan application favourably. The good news is there are several solutions to obtaining a loan, and the loan purpose could include many different purposes. Cash out for working capital… Read more »

Business Basics

Essential 2017 year end tax tips

- May 1, 2017 3 MIN READ

It’s that time of year when businesses can benefit by considering strategies to minimise their tax burden. This is the first of a three part series on tax we are doing to help prepare you for tax time. Here, we look at some actions small businesses can consider in order to reduce their tax for… Read more »

Resources

How to prepare for July 1 super changes

- April 15, 2017 3 MIN READ

Now is the time to consider what action to take. With the introduction of superannuation reforms, some of the rules around super contributions and the tax breaks available will change from 1 July 2017. See what the changes could mean for you and what opportunities you could take advantage of before the end of financial… Read more »