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Starting a business in Newcastle

  Starting a business in Newcastle, Australia, requires careful research and planning to ensure success. Key considerations include developing a business plan, determining financial needs, choosing the proper business structure and bookkeeping system, and seeking professional advice. By thoroughly preparing and seeking expert guidance, you can set yourself up for success as you embark on [...]

20 Mistakes that Businesses make

20 Mistakes that Businesses make.   I have been a professional Accountant, Tax Agent & Business Adviser for the past 27 years; I’m frequently asked what some common mistakes small & medium-sized businesses make are. I have taken the time to prepare a list of 20 Mistakes that Businesses make when operating as any business. [...]

40 Tips for Tradies: How to Grow Your Business

Tips to Grow Business As a tradesperson, running a successful business requires technical skills, business acumen, and a strong work ethic. From attracting new clients and managing projects to staying organized and keeping track of finances, there is a lot to consider. In this article, we've compiled a list of 40 tips to help tradies [...]

Three more tax changes for small business

Three more tax changes for small business The government has introduced legislation for the following three small business measures that, if passed, will apply from 1 July 2015: A tax offset to individuals who run small businesses (with an aggregate annual turnover of less than $2 million), or who have a share of a small […]

How not to start a start-up

How not to start a start-up Here are five things you should never do when starting a business: – Launch without watertight paperwork, It doesn’t matter how brilliant your idea looks on paper, if you haven’t got all legal documents before trading, you are doomed. – Shirk good legal advice – Start trading without enough […]