State and Federal COVID-19 support — January – 2022

The following links are to the latest state and federal government plans, schemes, programs, and initiatives to help businesses and individuals manage the impact of yet more COVID-19 restrictions.   Covid resources updated 16-1-2022 We hav...
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ATO reiterates tax system incentives

  ATO second commissioner Jeremy Hirschhorn has outlined the Tax Office’s commitment to ensuring a business-led recovery continues in the Australian market in the 2022 calendar year.     Speaking as part of a keynote delivered to Financ...
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Beware section 99B

  Imagine this scenario: George, who lives in Melbourne and is aged 23, gets a call from his grandmother in Athens. Grandma says she is going to give him $100,000 for Christmas. George is ecstatic. With profuse thankfulness, George gives Grandma t...
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Single Touch Payroll (STP) – Phase 2

  Single Touch Payroll will be expanded from 1st January 2022, with additional requirements.     Whilst the Australian Taxation Office are currently working with digital services providers to update their Single Touch Payroll enabled so...
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ATO provides further clarity on DIN process

  The ATO and the SMSF Association have clarified some of the areas of confusion with respect to the director identification number process and outlined some of the ATO’s longer-term plans.     In June last year, the government passed l...
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Increase in the number of SMSF members

  On 1 July 2021, the maximum number of allowable members within an SMSF increased from four people to six people.     SMSFs are often used by families to jointly manage their superannuation savings and investment strategies, so this in...
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Unpaid client invoices placing greater pressure on SMEs

  The number of SMEs struggling due to late payments is still being felt, according to new research.     A recent study by Skynova aimed to determine how many SMEs are suffering from unpaid client invoices, the impact it has on their bu...
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10 top global corporations since 1998

  A very interesting, graphical, summary of the monsters of our global economy.  Fascinating stuff!!   A very interesting, graphical, summary of the monsters of our global economy. Fascinating stuff!! The following video is a really great r...
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A 2021 Advent Calendar for our clients

Come back each day and click on the next date for another inspirational quote or poem from some of the greatest writers and poets. (Please click on the image to open the Advent Calendar and then click on a date)
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Our 2021 Advent Calendar.

Come back each day and click on the next date for another inspirational quote or poem from some of the greatest writers and poets. (Please click on the image to open the Advent Calendar and then click on a date)
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