What happens to your superannuation when you die?
Superannuation is not like other assets as it is held in trust by the trustee of the superannuation fund.  When …
Unwinding COVID-19 Relief
COVID-19 support will roll back as states and territories reach vaccination targets. The National Plan, the road map out of …
Growing your business value
Over the next decade, as the baby boomer bubble of small and medium sized business owners roll through the system, …
Lockdown Support Update
The support available to individuals and business has been constantly evolving and changing. Here’s a summary of where support stands …
Afterpay’s $39bn pay day
Business advisers will tell you that you need to begin a business with the end in mind; a phrase popularised …
Your SMSF: when expenses and investments are not at arm’s-length
In general, all interactions between your SMSF and its members should be at arm’s length – that is, the terms …
Tax exemption for ‘granny flat’ arrangements
To protect older Australians, the Government has moved to formalise ‘granny flat arrangements’ by providing an incentive to protect all …
The top 8 reasons why staff leave
Australia is facing a shortage of skilled labour. When the supply of staff dry up the focus often turns to …
The New Lifetime Director IDs
Directors will be required to register for a unique identification number that they will keep for life, much like a …
FBT 2021: What you need to know
Is your business at risk of a nasty Fringe Benefits Tax surprise? We’ve outlined the ATO’s ‘red flags’ for employers …
The Final Stage Of JobKeeper And How To Access It
The impact of COVID-19 has been felt very differently from region to region. Fortunes vary wildly between business operators subject …
Refunds for Tax Loses
If your company has made a loss, you may be able to claim a tax refund for tax previously paid …
Tax deductions for investing in your business
Stimulating investment is high on the Government’s agenda. To encourage spending, the 2020-21 Budget introduced a measure that allows businesses …
JobMaker Hiring Credits: What We Know So Far
We’ve had quite a few questions about the JobMaker hiring credit announced in the 2020-21 Federal Budget. The legislation enabling …
Forecasting during a pandemic
How do you plan for uncertainty when every assumption is subject to change? Now, more than ever, business operators should …
Has COVID-19 devalued your business?
If you are selling your business, merging, acquiring, or inviting in new investors, you need to understand the value of …
JobKeeper 2.0 Updated
The future of JobKeeper Between April to May 2020, JobKeeper was taken up by 920,000 organisations and around 3.5 million …
JobKeeper 2.0 – Information and update on the new requirements
Between April to May 2020, JobKeeper was taken up by 920,000 organisations and around 3.5 million individuals – 30% of …
JobSeeker changes announced 21 July
On 21 July 2020, The Government announced changes the COVID-19 income support measures. We explore the details. Coronavirus supplement The …