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Queensland Small Business Digital Grants Available

Tuesday, 14 March 2017   

The Queensland Government has made grants of up to $10000 available to all Queensland based eligible small businesses to fund enhancing digital capabilities for your business. Some areas funding will be provided include: 1. Content Development - for...

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Transferring a business premises to an SMSF

Tuesday, 31 January 2017   

Transferring a business premises to an SMSF definitely has its advantages but understanding the negatives is crucial. While the merits of SMSFs holding direct property investment continue to be debated, most agree there are real benefits in busin...

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ATO Tax traps List

Thursday, 15 December 2016   

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) often focuses on specific behaviours, characteristics and tax issues that are suspicious and can lead to investigations. Due to enhancements in technology, the ATO has expanded its data matching capabilities which have...

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Why You Need to Pay Your Super Obligation on Time !

Thursday, 15 December 2016   

So many businesses pay their super guarantee liability on the due date (or worse, days after). This could be due to cashflow, failing to plan ahead or simply just forgetting about it. However, you need to be aware that late payments (even by one day)...

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Xero Subscription Changes

Monday, 14 March 2016   
Xero Subscription Changes

If you are a xero fan, then you may be aware that xero have announced new and refreshed subscription plans for their customers around the globe. These plans are now based around the number of employees being used in the payroll system. Xero have sai...

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