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4 Tax Tips for Pharmacy Business Owners.

2 July 2019
As the income tax year draws to a close yet again, many pharmacy

Is it a scam? - How to avoid falling into the ATO scam trap

25 June 2019
In this day and age where text messages, phone calls, and emails are the norm, receiving something suggesting it is from the ATO doesn’t necessarily cause red flags to pop up anymore. 

Avoiding the pitfalls of a partnership breakdown

6 June 2019
We are all familiar with the old saying, “if you fail to plan, you plan to fail”.

Grants, Rebates and Incentives for Australian SMEs in 2019

3 June 2019
Providing information on government funded incentives, rebates, grants and offsets.

Instant asset write-off increased to $30,000 – more businesses to benefit

14 May 2019
There is some good news for business on the instant asset write-off front. Both the size of business and the amount you can write off instantly as a tax deduction has been increased. While these measures are welcome, it has added a little complexity for the year.

Superannuation & the federal election – change is on the horizon

3 May 2019
With a federal election just weeks away and party campaigning in full swing, what changes to superannuation may be on the horizon? Coalition Win: Unscathed Superannuation

Managing your margins in the hospitality industry

16 April 2019
The management of key cost margins is imperative for operators of café and restaurant businesses, as this industry is characterised by high sales turnover and high input costs.

Are you ready for the Modern Slavery Act?

19 March 2019
On 1 January 2019, the Modern Slavery Act (Cth) (hereafter “federal Act”) came into force. What this means is that Australia, following in the UK’s footsteps, has federal legislation which requires, among other things, certain entities to report on the risks of modern slavery in their operation and supply chains.

Modern day challenges for hospitality and tourism businesses

12 March 2019
The hospitality and tourism industry in Australia today is continuously changing, specifically with regards to the demographic profile of travellers and the technological advances of the modern world.