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Are you impacted by a natural disaster or want to help those who are?

Australia has experienced some of the worst natural disasters on record in recent times with devastation from droughts, floods, cyclones, and now bushfires.

Payroll risks

Underpayment consequences prompt payroll review

Many businesses continue to run the risk of significant public relations and financial consequences in an attempt to reduce labour costs.

Client update | December 2019

December is here which marks the official start to summer, unfortunately we are already seeing the devastating impacts of the bushfire season. We would like to take this opportunity to express our heartfelt thanks to the firefighters, emergency services personnel and community members who have been working tirelessly to save lives and property.

Get some wins on the board with effective business reporting

Businesses often fall short of their goals because they don’t understand how to acquire and interpret data. Some cling to outdated reports that don’t reflect the contemporary market, some get bogged down in so much information that it becomes meaningless and others don’t report at all, preferring to rely on instinct.

How to ensure your company’s Christmas party is tax deductible

As the festive season approaches it’s time to start thinking about celebrations and spending time with friends and family. For most business owners, it also means it’s time to start thinking about saying thanks to your employees for another year of hard work.

Tips for landlords to avoid common tax errors

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has provided its top tips to assist rental property owners in avoiding the most common tax errors made by landlords. Regardless of whether you lodge your tax return yourself or use a tax agent, the ATO says following these tips to avoid common mistakes will save you on both time […]