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Are you a victim of Elder Abuse?

Are you a victim of Elder Abuse?

  What is Elder Abuse? Elder Abuse is a complicated and emotionally sensitive area of law.   Let's talk about it.   Often victims of Elder Abuse are either, unaware that the actions against them constitute as elder abuse in the eyes of the law, or are too fearful...

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Woop Woop it’s the sound of the police

Woop Woop it’s the sound of the police

Do you know your rights in a situation when Police attempt to search you or your property?   Consenting to a police search   You don’t have to consent to a police search. If the police ask you if you consent to a search, you can say ‘no’....

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So you’ve decided to go out on your own?

So you’ve decided to go out on your own?

Everyone wants to be a business owner, capitalising on cash flow and quantum leaping into the lifestyle that comes with being your own boss. However, whilst this may sound like the natural progression for many tradies, there is plenty to consider...

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Smarter ways to spend your tax refund

Smarter ways to spend your tax refund

"Woohoo! I'm getting a tax refund!" It’s the news we all want to hear because, let’s face it, no one wants a tax bill! So what’s the best way to use your tax refund? Before you race off to the shops and spend it all, consider some smarter ways to use your tax refund...

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LMITO extended for another year

LMITO extended for another year

When the Federal Budget was announced in May this year, there was some news which made low and middle income earners smile – the decision to extend the tax offset for the 2021/22 financial year. The Low and Middle Income Tax Offset (LMITO) helps low and middle income...

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Consider these investment options for your SMSF

Consider these investment options for your SMSF

Consider these investment options for your SMSF There’s a lot of differences in SMSF’s, particularly when it comes to investment goals; we all have different goals and plan to use our super in different ways. So here’s three important considerations when deciding on...

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Media Release: FWO Priorities 2021-22

Media Release: FWO Priorities 2021-22

Small businesses role in the economic recovery and the FWO’s compliance crackdown   Media Release: July 9 2021 The recent media release from the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) Sandra Parker, extrapolates the redefined priorities for Australia...

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National Defamation Reform – in effect July 1, 2021

National Defamation Reform – in effect July 1, 2021

Aims of the Defamation Reform:   The Defamation law reform legislation comes into effect on 1 July 2021. The purpose of this reform is to more proficiently balance public interest protections particularly in relation to individual reputations / freedom of...

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