Beer prices rising

Beer prices rising The twice-a-year jump in the excise on beer could cause a deep wedge between Australian drinkers and their favourite drink, forcing shoppers to look for cheaper alternatives. […]

Christmas Marketing Techniques

Christmas Marketing Techniques Using digital channels to create and deepen customer relationships should be at the top of your agenda as you seek to maximise revenue potential over the months […]

Debt & Equity

Debt & Equity The New Business Tax System (Debt and Equity) Act 2001 determines what is equity in a company and what is debt in an entity for tax purposes […]

Tax Rules for Contractors

Tax Rules for Contractors There are special tax rules for independent contractors to ensure that you do not use business structures to avoid your income tax obligations. You may also […]


Consolidation The Commonwealth Government introduced consolidation to reduce compliance costs for business, remove impediments to the most efficient business structures and improve the integrity of the tax system. Consolidation allows […]

What is UCA?

What is UCA? Capital allowance measures contain the rules for calculating the decline in value of depreciating assets. New provisions operate from 1 July 2001 and apply to depreciating assets […]

Business Tax Break

Business Tax Break The small business and general business tax break provides an additional tax deduction for expenditure on certain qualifying assets. It provides a bonus deduction of 50% for […]

Why you need an ABN?

Why you need an ABN? The Australian Business Number (ABN) makes business activities easier. It’s your key to a quicker and smarter way of dealing with other businesses and government. […]

Seven SEO Business Tips

Seven SEO Business Tips 1. Onsite SEO is Necessary But Not Sufficient Optimising title tags, site structure and load-speed are the most important. Hire someone to run an assessment and tune […]

ATO’s Audit Targets

ATO’s Audit Targets Data Matching is one of the main methods the ATO uses in detecting risks areas and cases of errors in tax returns. Where a Tax File Number […]