Business

9 Sneaky Tax Deductions You Can Claim as a Business Owner, Student or Employee

By |2019-07-01T05:09:36+00:00June 29th, 2019|Business, Tax|

"What can I claim on my tax return?" - is one of the most common questions we get asked as tax accountants. So we thought we'd share a few commonly misunderstood or missed deductions that you may have forgotten about! 1. Home Office Allowance If you thought working in the comfort of your own home, wearing your pyjamas, and sipping that coffee that didn’t (Or did...) cost you $6 from your local coffee shop was living the life, then think again! Because it can [...]

Creating or changing your business name OR perhaps your company structure, and a little stuck?

By |2018-10-16T04:01:43+00:00July 17th, 2017|Business|

The ins and outs of business name registration, trademarking, ABNs, ‘Trading As’ names, company structure and types - it can all be quite confusing when your personal strengths are completely unrelated! Here are some questions you to ask yourself when making big changes like these to ensure you’re making a well-informed decision: > Is there an existing business with the name I want, or similar? You may have come up with an awesome business name, or have been thinking about it for a long time [...]

Bringing in the new Financial Year – What will you do differently for your business?

By |2018-10-16T04:02:04+00:00July 17th, 2017|Business|

After all the hype about EOFY sales, stocktake, tax time still in the works and everything that comes with it - we’ve all but forgotten that along with the NEW financial year comes many opportunities to  trial new approaches, improve on our financial planning and get more organised! We’ve summarised a few ways that you could look to improve on your business finances in the 2017/2018 Financial Year (you may be doing these already - if so, go you!) Keep track of your expenses in [...]