Cloud computing – the silver lining for your business

You’ve probably heard the phrase cloud computing or in the cloud, but do you really understand what it means? If you don’t, it’s time to get acquainted.
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Stay safe from scams at tax time

It seems as though every year as people gear up for tax time, there’s a new type of fraud or cyber attack that crops up. Most people want to do the right thing when it comes to dealing with government authorities like the Australian Tax Office (ATO), and scammers take advantage of that. Read more

2017-18 Federal Budget – Highlights

The Budget was handed down on Tuesday 9 May 2017. Gone is the mantra of debt and deficit. Instead the Treasurer has focused on fairness, security and opportunity; a ‘practical budget’, very much centred on issues affecting ordinary Australians.

We have summarised the key budget highlights and outlined the changes announced. From a tax perspective, some major revenue measures announced include:

  • Personal taxation
  • Business taxation
  • GST
  • Housing affordability
  • Superannuation

View our Budget summary HERE.

If you have any questions in relation to the budget and how it affects you, contact our office on 03 5443 0344 or via afs@afsbendigo.com.au