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BAS Agents can help small business owners to detect and avoid fraud

BAS Agents play a key role in supporting business owners, particularly small business owners to put …

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No Deduction if you Don't Withhold Tax


If an employer fails to withhold or fails to notify the commissioner of the withholding

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Single Touch Payroll and the Small Employer

Strategies to implement Single Touch Payroll (STP)


An employer has many obligations…

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Unpaid Family Violence Leave

Family and Domestic Violence Leave

The Fair Work Commission approved a new unpaid leave entitleme…

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Changes to Modern Awards

The Fair Work Commission has varied a number of awards as part of its Modern Award Review. The chang…

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Beware of ATO Scammers

New Trends in ATO Scams

The ATO has noticed an alarming new trend in scam activity involving scam…

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Your Car Grows Old ... So Does Your Software

There are many aspects of our existence and environment that tire with age.

We buy some things an…

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ATO Checklist for Employers - Paying Super

Employer super quick check

Paying super is an important part of being an employer.

Super provi…

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ATO Data Matching - updated

Your ATO known income information is shared.

The objective – determining:

  • incorrect pers…

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Family and Domestic Violence Leave

The Fair Work Commission has approved a new unpaid leave entitlement for employees dealing with fami…

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GST Implications on Low Value Imported Goods

Effective July 1st, 2018, Australian shoppers and overseas retailers initiate changes as the $1,000 …

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Bookkeeper or Registered BAS Agent?

One of your earliest business decisions should be whether you want to look after your invoicing, pay…

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Why your business needs a bookkeeper

It’s a sad fact that almost 60% of Australian small businesses cease operating within their first th…

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Why a bookkeeper should be the first person you hire

Congratulations!!  If you are reading this, it means that your business is flying and you are finall…

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Bookkeeper or Accountant? What's the difference?

What are the top differences between a bookkeeper and an accountant?  This is an easy guide that wil…

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SuperStream should cut admin time by two-thirds

To tie up the loose ends of 2015, the Tax Office is reminding employers ahead of the June 30,2016 de…

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Are you a company director? Better brush up on your responsibilities

As though business owners and principals don’t already have enough on their minds, the word “recessi…

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Yuletide guide to gifts and donations

At this generous time of year (or any time of year really), don’t forget that you can generally only…

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Online help for small business owners

There’s an online tool on the Tax Office’s website that is designed to provide answers to various qu…

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Builders: There may be questions about your taxable payments report

The Tax Office has announced that it is contacting certain businesses in the building and constructi…

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