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

Regulating crowdfunding

On 29 September, 2017 crowdfunding came of age in Australia. That was the day the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) introduced a new crowd sourced funding (CSF) regime modelled on those already operating in the US, UK, New Zealand and Singapore. Read more

Uber in Bendigo

Uber – ride sharing or running a business?

After months of discussion, Uber has launched its ride sourcing service in Bendigo. While it may seem a simple way to earn some extra cash, it is important to understand the tax implications of running a ride sourcing business. If you ignore your registration and tax compliance obligations, it is likely that the ATO won’t! Read more

Client Update – October 2017

October is here after the welcomed sunshine of September and all the signs point to a hot summer. Things are also beginning to heat up on the global interest rate front. Read our latest economic summary in our October Client Update. Read more

Tax Alert September 2017

Following the flurry of new tax rates and super changes that commenced on 1 July 2017, the ATO has moved back into more traditional territory with its announcements in the new financial year.

Here’s a roundup of what’s new in the tax world:  Read more

Employee or contractor? What’s the difference?

Correctly working out whether you are hiring an employee or simply engaging an independent contractor isn’t always straightforward and getting it wrong can be costly. Read more