Business

Category: Business

Don’t pay tax on your Christmas party this year with our FBT hangover cure!

Cutting your tax bill for this year's Christmas Party can be accomplished simply by having your bash on business premises as opposed to an ...

Phasing out written authorisation for agent linking

Agent linking between tax agents and clients is carried out through written authorisation. The ATO will be phasing agent linking out in the wake ...

Are you ready to start a new business?

Starting and running a business requires a lot of work and a huge time commitment. Is self-employment the right choice for you? Do you ...
Phoenix company

Director identification numbers to mitigate illegal phoenixing 

The Australian Business Registry Services (ABRS) has introduced director identification numbers (director IDs) to cut down on phoenix companies (liquidating a company to avoid paying ...
Houshold spending

Why is household spending going up?

Talkback radio will have you believe Australia is in the grips of an affordability crisis. Interest rates keep rising and inflation is at 7.6%. ...
small business advisory

Free small business advisory services

Let’s face it, running a business is expensive and many small businesses can’t afford professional advice. So where can small Australian businesses go when ...

Cash flow will make or break your small business

A cash flow statement shows the ins and outs of your business in real-time. Cash flow is the food and water for your small business and ...
China

Why is China slashing interest rates?

As the rest of the world tightens monetary policy by hiking interest rates, China is slashing rates. Two rate cuts in August and a ...
supply chain shortage

Challenges for Australian businesses in 2022

2022 is a tough triple whammy year for small, medium and large businesses in Australia. Businesses, already shaky as they pull themselves out of ...
simple tax returns

Simple tax returns to disappear within 3 to 5 years

Chris Jordan, the Commissioner of Taxation, has advised tax agents that 'if your business model is high-volume, low-margin, simple tax returns, your business will ...