Client Update – August 2018

We are well into the swing of things at AFS with our business services and audit teams in the middle of one of our busiest periods of the year. Read more

Client Update – June 2018

It is with great pleasure we announce and welcome Josh Griffin as our newest Partner of the firm.

Josh Griffin, Partner at AFS & Associates.

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The business lifecycle: from the eyes of an advisor

A business can go through many phases during its life. From start up to succession planning, it’s important to have a trusted advisor to assist when the time is right. Read more

Commercial leases: tips and traps

As your small business grows, the day may come when it’s time to move from your garage or home office to a more visible presence in a shopping strip or office. But there are significant differences between residential and commercial leases Read more

Tax relief for start ups

Start up expenses

Most new businesses face some hefty start up expenses to get their big idea up and running, so an immediate tax deduction can be a real help. For example, Read more

Changes to accessing the ATO Superannuation Clearing House

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is making changes to how you can access the Small Business Superannuation Clearing House (SBSCH) service. Read more

Client Update – February 2018

February has arrived and while the hot weather continues it’s back to business for most of us with summer holidays over for another year. This is a perfect time to revisit your New Year’s resolutions and put all your good intentions to work for the remainder of 2018. Read more

The FBT Grinch that stole Christmas

With Christmas carols and decorations up in every shopping centre, you know the festive season is here. That means it’s time to celebrate another year of hard work with your colleagues by taking time out to have a little fun. Read more

Tax Alert December 2017

Employers on notice over SG payments

Employers who fail to pay their employees’ super on time are likely to find themselves on the receiving end of some unwelcome attention after the tax office was given more resources. Here’s a roundup of the latest tax news: Read more

Client Update – December 2017

It’s December and the countdown to Christmas and the summer holidays has begun. Before we tuck into our Christmas turkey (or prawns), switch on the cricket and head for the beach, there is always work to complete and loose ends to tie up. Read more