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Single Touch Payroll Update Employers with 19 or fewer employees are required to start reporting through Single Touch Payroll (‘STP’) from 1 July 2019. The ATO will be working with employers to support them as they transition to STP, including allowing small employers to start reporting any time from 1 July to 30 September (and [...]

On 1 July 2019 your Life Insurance cover may be lost!

In February this year, the Government passed legislation which prevents trustees of APRA-regulated funds from providing insurance to members with inactive superannuation accounts, unless a member has directed otherwise. It is a common practice for many individuals with an SMSF to also have a secondary APRA-regulated fund which provides them with insurance. This may be [...]

June 30 Tax Tips 2019

BUSINESS TIPS. Business Income and Expenses. Consider strategies to defer income until after 30 June, or bring expenses forward into June, especially if you expect lower income for next year. Ensure that your tax deductions are allowable Bad debts must be written off before 30 June Super contributions must be paid before 30 June and [...]

June 30 Superannuation Tips 2019

With June 30 approaching, now is the perfect time to ensure your superannuation strategies are up to date. Contribution caps. Before the end of the financial year you should: Review if you have any income available to contribute to your fund; and Review your total contributions to ensure they are below the caps. Non-concessional (after [...]

2019 Energy Discounts & Rebates.

Households and businesses can access discounts & rebates in 2019 via the NSW Government's energy efficiency program: FOR HOUSEHOLDS These links provide offers to improve energy efficiency in your home. By accessing rebates and discounts you can cut back on your energy use, save on power bills and help the environment. These programs are available to [...]