28-06-2019

Get ready for a 3% minimum wage increase next week

The Fair Work Commission recently announced its decision to increase minimum wages by 3%. The new national minimum wage, which will take effect after this weekend on 1 July,.

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27-06-2019

Faulty Towers making a comeback to a screen near you!

As at the time of writing this article, most of you have probably already heard of the problems being faced by the owners of units within the Mascot Towers.

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26-06-2019

Uber drivers not employees

Australia’s most popular rideshare app, Uber, has now been cleared of suspected breaches of workplace laws after the Fair Work Ombudsman completed an investigation into the company, finding their.

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20-06-2019

Expanding accelerated depreciation for small businesses

Small businesses can claim an immediate deduction for most depreciating assets purchased after 12 May 2015 and first used or installed ready for use for a business purpose: from 7.30pm.

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12-06-2019

What happens if you don’t pay GST you owe the ATO?

Businesses that collect GST are required to pay it (less any credits) to the ATO either monthly, quarterly or annually depending on their turnover.  Where the payment has not.

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12-06-2019

Cooperate or Pay the Price

A Melbourne toy shop is facing massive penalties in the Fair Work Ombudsman’s (FWO) first case using new legislation designed to protect vulnerable workers and penalise businesses for ‘serious.

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12-06-2019

Income tax updates

As we’re getting closer to the end of the financial year, Associate Director of Tax And accounting Andrew Patrick outlines some changes to this financial year’s income tax.  Increased.

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29-05-2019

Tools for keeping your business on track

Are you a tradie running your own business? Did you know it’s important to keep records of your finances? Good record keeping will help you stay on top of.

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17-05-2019

Company Director’s Personal Liability to the ATO

If you are a director, you can become personally liable for the company’s unpaid pay-as-you-go (PAYG) withholding, superannuation guarantee (SG) and superannuation guarantee charge (GC) payments to the ATO.

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08-04-2019

New Workplace Laws Enforced For The First Time

The Federal Government’s amendment to the Fair Work Act through the Protecting Vulnerable Workers Act 2017, now requires employers disprove wage claims made in a court if they don’t.

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