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16 Sep 2014

Structuring is easy

At a very recent meeting, an advisor boasted “I can set up a structure for this business in a couple of minutes!” This was surprising given the complex ownership arrangement and the amount of experience the advisor possessed.

11 Sep 2014

Think Smarter: How do your financials look to the bank?

Does your banker think you’re a good investment? Banks usually want to see two things: strength in your business' balance sheet, and year on year profit growth.

05 Sep 2014

Plan your business exit

Will you sell your business or retire in the next 5 years? You better start planning now.

04 Sep 2014

ATO Draft Guidelines issued: Allocation of Profits within professional firms

The ATO has recently issued draft guidelines which set out its approach to dealing with the allocation of profits by professional firms.

04 Sep 2014

Think smarter: Consider your risks

"This probably doesn't apply to me, I am sure I am covered..."

03 Sep 2014

Mining tax repeal Bill passed with amendments

The Abbott Government has delivered on one of its key election promises with the passing of the Minerals Resource Rent Tax Repeal and Other Measures Bill 2014.

28 Aug 2014

Is your head in the sand or can you see where your business is heading?

What profit did your business return last month? Is your profit margin increasing, decreasing or flat? Don’t know the answer to these questions, why?

26 Aug 2014

ATO announcement on dividend washing

The Australian Taxation Office has advised that it will continue its dividend washing program.

26 Aug 2014

Think smarter: Cloud accounting

Have you heard of cloud accounting? Are you in the cloud? Are you getting the most out of your cloud accounting investment?

21 Aug 2014

Property Developments & Trusts: why the ATO are targeting you!

On 28th July 2013, a taxpayer alert was issued warning property developers using a trust to access the beneficial capital gains discount, instead of recording sales income on revenue account, that the ATO have begun audits in this area.

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