• Your SMSF: When Expenses and Investments Are Not at Arm’s-length
    We often get questions from clients about what they can and cannot do in their SMSF. Often the questions relate to related party transactions – that is, interactions between the SMSF, its assets, and its members (or relatives of members). We’ve set out some of the common questions and answers. […]
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    The Top 8 reasons Why Staff Leave
    Australia is facing a shortage of skilled labour. When the supply of staff dry up the focus often turns to retention. But, the first step is to understand why people you want to stay, choose to move on? Change in leadership – Leadership vacuum or concern about the impact of […]
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    ATO Touts New Account Viewing
    In an update from the ATO, it outlined that it had made a number of improvements for tax professionals to “make it easier” to view clients’ accounts in online services for agents. The changes detailed in the update include the development of a single system for activity statements and franking […]
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    ATO Signals Crackdown on 4 Ineligible Work-From-Home Claims
    The ATO on Thursday urged all taxpayers to be aware that, while the temporary shortcut method will remain available to those claiming work-from-home deductions this year, personal and occupancy expenses, among others, cannot be claimed through any method. Personal expenses like coffee, tea and toilet paper — while may be made […]
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    Taxpayers Urged to Keep Work-From-Home Records
    Although Australia has fared well throughout COVID, our working patterns have changed in step with the rest of the world, as expected,” said David Tomasi, chairman of Moore Australia. “It is important that Australians are aware of their entitlements under the ‘new normal’.” While tax agents should be advising their […]
23 June 2015

Best Practice Principles for Family Business

Families practicing best practices anticipates and prepare for whatever comes next in developing their family business and the possible outcome of their decisions. Family business who desires to excel in their business should also be vigilant so it is necessary for them to conduct a mini audit, identify their strengths, […]
26 December 2013

Planning Business Succession With Your Melbourne Accountant

One of the many areas your Melbourne accountant or Melbourne accounting firm can help you is business success.  As a business owner, it is important to make necessary arrangements on how you can keep your business going in case of accidents, untimely demise or retirement. As you intimately know, your […]
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