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Super Guarantee to increase 1st July

The Superannuation Guarantee (SG) is scheduled to increase to 10% from 1 July 2021. If you have employees, you need to be ready for this legislated increase. What is The Superannuation Guarantee? The Superannuation Guarantee (SG) is a payment that employers in Australia are obliged to make on behalf of their employees. These payments are [...]

Free Succession Planning Workshop

This free workshop will assist business owners with the recovery of the events of the past 12 months, with a future focus including exit strategy planning where applicable. Held at the Catalina Club in Batemans Bay, on May 11 at 6.00pm, the workshop aims to help business owners develop a succession plan to achieve the [...]

Scores of Gov business grants available

There are numerous Government grants and programs currently available to help businesses succeed and grow. The Australian Government Grant Finder link here can show you if you're eligible to receive a grant, and if so, what you could receive from the grant if you're successful. Current Tourism Grants - NSW Government We're currently assisting one [...]

Position Vacant March 2021

Accountant or Bookkeeper Tax & Business Services. Hales Douglass is a proactive and multidisciplinary Chartered Accounting firm located in Batemans Bay and Ulladulla on the NSW South Coast.  We are seeking Accountants and Bookkeepers with tax and business skills to assist the growth of our practice in both our Ulladulla and Batemans Bay Offices. You [...]

News – March 2021

Changes to STP reporting concessions from 1 July 2021 Small employers (19 or fewer employees) are currently exempt from reporting ‘closely held’ payees through Single Touch Payroll ('STP').  Also, a quarterly STP reporting option applies to micro employers (four or fewer employees).  These concessions will end on 30 June 2021. The STP reporting changes that [...]