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Juanita Sharp

About Juanita Sharp

Juanita is a Chartered Accountant with over 16 years in public practise. She has a reputation for exceptional tax and accounting advice as well as a track record of helping her clients improve and build their business. Contact Juanita via email or call 02 4455 5333.

2017 Family Energy Rebate

Up to $165 off electricity bills for eligible families... Deadline June 15, 2017. The Family Energy Rebate helps NSW family households with dependent children cover the cost of their energy bills. It's available to applicants who were eligible for and received the Family Tax Benefit (FTB) from the Department of Human Services (DHS) in the [...]

3 vital investment property tips

Rental properties provide a number of opportunities to access some effective tax planning. However there are a number of important items to discuss with your accountant before signing the contract. 1) Get your contract details right, including names and acquisition entity. If you don’t want everything split down the middle you must purchase as tenants [...]

What is a SMSF and how would it benefit me?

Self-managed super funds (SMSFs) allow people to control their own super investments for their retirement. If you set one up, you’re responsible for running it in accordance with the law and reporting to the ATO on its operation. Benefits of a SMSF include: Control over your investments. More investment flexibility. Lower fees on average than [...]

By | March 24th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Featured, SMSF|Tags: , , |

Rental property alert

The ATO is increasing its focus on rental property deductions due to common errors made by rental property owners. These include: - claiming rental deductions for properties not genuinely available for rent; - incorrectly claiming deductions for properties only available for rent part of the year such as a holiday home; - incorrectly claiming structural [...]

How tax planning saves you time and money

Tax planning is not the same thing as doing your taxes. Planning requires a broad view of business finances over the long term. And it’s not just what you save today or this year that matters, it’s what that tax saving will be worth to you years from now as your assets grow. Here are [...]

By | April 16th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Featured, Tax & Accounting|