Small Business Handbook

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The 5 Things To Know About the Super Guarantee Charge

As a business owner, you have a lot of responsibilities. Not only do you need to worry about tax obligations ...
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Not For Profit Employees

Tax Concessions For Not For Profit Employees: The Comprehensive Guide

As it stands, there are around 600,000 not-for-profit organisations in Australia, making up nearly 10% of the Australian workforce. But, ...
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Everything You Need To Know About Winding Up SMSF

An SMSF (self-managed superannuation fund) is an attractive vehicle for retirement savings for many Australians. Though the setup and administration ...
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Understanding And Choosing The Right Business Structure For You

Starting a business in Australia is no easy task. There are so many things to think about – from what ...
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self managed super fund cryptocurrency

The 6 Things to Know About Cryptocurrency and Self Managed Super Funds

While Self-Managed Super Fund (SMSF) investors have traditionally stuck to investing in the four most popular asset classes (shares, property, ...
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single touch payroll

What is Single Touch Payroll?

Single Touch Payroll (STP) is a new and mandatory way of reporting your employees' income and tax information to the ...
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tax compliance

What is Company Tax Compliance? The Essential Guide

Running a business is not always easy. One of the most important aspects for businesses, especially those who are just ...
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tax losses carried forward

How Tax Losses Carried Forward Can Help You Minimise Tax

It's not uncommon for business owners to experience losses in their business operations. From a tax perspective, however, this isn’t ...
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accrual vs cash accounting

The Accountant’s Guide to Accrual vs Cash Accounting

As a business owner, knowing the difference between the two accounting methods is vital because it can significantly impact your ...
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role of a director in a company

What is the Role of a Director in a Company?

Company directors play a critical role in the running of a company.  They are appointed by shareholders to act as ...
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Director ID

Everything You Need To Know About Director ID

In an effort to promote good corporate conduct, tackle illegal phoenix activity and prevent fraudulent director identities, the Australian government ...
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non commercial losses

Non-Commercial Losses Explained (The 5 Rules You Need To Know)

It is not uncommon for new sole trader or partnership businesses to operate at a loss for the first few ...
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