Xero changes things up with a new navigation

Xero changes things up with a new navigation

In the last week of November, Xero will roll out their new navigation – Helping you get a simple, beautiful experience. This is so everyone can get on with daily tasks easily and efficiently. It’s based on research and testing with hundreds of people – Including...
Casual Rates to change…. AGAIN.

Casual Rates to change…. AGAIN.

If the constant new court decisions about casual employees aren’t confusing enough, a Fair Work Review will now see employers fork out higher penalty rates for casual retail workers. The change will take effect from 1 November 2018 – just in time for the Christmas...
Don’t just reverse the risk – remove it

Don’t just reverse the risk – remove it

Consider this fundamental point in business; whenever a customer makes a purchase, they take a risk that the product or service will work. When you think about it logically, the fact that they’re taking a risk must hamper the decision-making process. In a lot of...
The Costs & Pitfalls of DIY Business Structures

The Costs & Pitfalls of DIY Business Structures

While you think you’ll save a few dollars going online to set up a company or trust yourself, the DIY approach is a false economy.    Like most accounting firms, we use specialist providers for business structures to ensure we understand the contents and workings of...
Doing the Rounds: Scams targeting ASIC customers

Doing the Rounds: Scams targeting ASIC customers

Scam emails are not current news, and ones from ASIC have been circulating for a good couple of years now. We’ve been alerted recently from a few clients that they have received some odd correspondence from ASIC, and from this we can confirm that another one is...
Time for a change…and quickly!

Time for a change…and quickly!

Ever heard the expression “time is money”? Well, it’s never more true than when it comes to making changes to your business. While change is not something that most people embrace quickly or open-heartedly, if it’s done too cautiously it can flatten revenues, eat...
Taxable Payments Annual Reports due 28 August

Taxable Payments Annual Reports due 28 August

Are you in the Building & Construction Industry??   If so, have you completed your Taxable Payments Annual Reports for your contractor payments due for lodgement by 28 August 2018. The Taxable Payments Annual Report is a report required by the ATO detailing...