Entries by AFS Bendigo

Finding safe harbour when business is rough

Australia’s economy is growing at a slower pace than many would like, with small businesses in some sectors doing it tough. Recognising the warning signs of potential insolvency is key to trading through difficult times.

Client update | October 2019

It’s October, a turning point in the year when the days begin to get longer and many states switch to daylight savings. Time to spring clean your home, your finances or your business ahead of the summer rush.

Farmers reap the rewards of property depreciation

Operating an agribusiness can be tough. From extreme weather conditions to commodity price variation, farmers face an array of challenges each season. Often these challenges cause financial strain and significantly impact bottom line.

Guide to travel related work expenses

Travelling for work can be expensive, whether it’s visiting customers in your home town or attending a conference overseas, so it’s important to claim everything you are entitled to in your tax return, keeping in mind that the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is paying increasing attention to claims in this area.