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Questions to Ask Your Accountant

6 Questions To Ask Your Accountant That Can Save You Thousands

So, you may have recently switched accountants, or you may have just started a new business venture. Perhaps you've just ...
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Chartered Accountants and Accountants

The Major Differences Between Chartered Accountants and Accountants

Trying to find out the difference between Chartered Accountants and Accountants? When you're looking for an accountant for your business, ...
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Benefits of Setting up a Pty Ltd Company

5 Powerful Benefits of Setting Up a Pty Ltd Company (2020)

Updated: 14 July 2020 If you're a sole trader or in a partnership, you're probably trying to figure out if ...
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ATO Audit - What To Do

#1 Guide to Surviving an ATO Audit

So you or your accountant has been notified that an ATO review and/or an ATO audit will take place on ...
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Employee v Contractor

10 Major Differences Between Employee v Contractor (And How to Avoid Being Taken Advantage Of)

Deciding on being engaged as an employee v contractor can be two very different things despite a lot of similarities ...
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Main Residence CGT Exemption

7 Scenarios That Affect Your Main Residence CGT Exemption

If you own property and use it as your main residence then generally you are eligible for the main residence ...
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The Ultimate Investment Property Tax Guide

The Ultimate Investment Property Tax Guide 2019

What types of investment property tax apply? There are two types of investment property tax that apply to investment properties ...
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Super for Contractors

The #1 Guide to Super for Contractors: Get Paid Super Just Like an Employee

Super for Contractors - If you are a contractor or sub-contractor, then there is a chance that you may be ...
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6 Characteristic of a Great Accountant

We've all cherished the stereotypical idea of an accountant sitting in a lonesome office crunching away at numbers for hours ...
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What is Professional Indemnity Insurance?

What is Professional Indemnity Insurance? A Must Have For Your Business

You hear it all the time but what is professional indemnity insurance? If you run a business, it's important to ...
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What is a TPAR

The Ultimate Guide on TPAR

Tax Payments Annual Report, otherwise known as TPAR, is a specific report that must be lodged by businesses to the ...
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Failure to Lodge Penalty

4 Steps To Remit Your Failure To Lodge Penalties

Failure to lodge penalties are enforced by the ATO when businesses are not meeting their reporting obligations. If you have ...
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