SuperStream! Are You Ready?

In the past, you were able to simply pay all superannuation contributions by using the BSB code and account numbers of your employees’ superfund without any issue, but this will change from 1 2015. Without going into too much jargon. Here are some quick points to...

Tax Residency Status vs Migration Residency

Am I a tax resident? We have received a lot of phone calls recently from clients asking questions about residency requirements for taxpayers. I have put a few notes together here to give you some basic ideas about what to look for, but please contact our tax...

2014 FBT TIME

It is the end of 2014 Fringe Benefit Tax year on 31 March 2014. As an employer, you must understand your FBT obligations to avoid significant penalties from the Australian Taxation Office. FBT is a tax paid by employers, separate from income tax, and based on the...

2013 Year End Reminders and Obligations

Another financial year is about to finish! As a business owner, there are many obligations that you need to consider and action over the next few weeks. We have outlined some of these below to assist you. Key 2013 Year End Reminders Date Action Required Before 30 June...

2013 Federal Budget

The 2013 Federal Budget only contained a few surprises as many of the measures had already been announced. Note: These measures are proposals only and may or may not be made law. A change of Government in September 2013 may mean that these proposed changes may not...