Articles on bookkeeping and best practice.

Prepared by the Australian Bookkeepers Network the Autumn 2018 edition of Business Bulletin discusses:

Unpaid Superannuation

With the ATO cracking down on employers unpaid superannuation and the introduction of single touch payroll, business owners need to make sure they have a plan on how to catch up and become compliant with the superannuation guidelines.

Cyber Security

Worldwide data breaches have prompted the Government to introduce legislation requiring businesses that have had a data breach to report it to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner – read about your obligations.

Automation

Ever evolving improvements with technologies enables us to automate repetitive tasks more and more, how could you benefit?

Cash Flow Forecast

It’s no secret that cash is king for any business, do you know how to forecast your cash flow to use as a decision making tool?

 

Open your copy of the Autumn 2018 Business Bulletin here.

Prepared by the Australian Bookkeepers Network the Summer 2018 edition of Business Bulletin discusses:

Working Capital Loans

Discussion on what working capital loans are, their advantages and disadvantages as well as a discussion on what types of businesses they are most suitable for.

Five Key Things When Starting Out In Business

Starting a new business is not a small decision. This article discusses key considerations to plan for before starting that next project.

Rental Property Deduction Crackdown

New laws change what deductions owners of rental properties can claim against their salary. Make sure you are well informed so you don’t inadvertently claim anything you shouldn’t when you next do your return.

 

Open your copy of the Summer 2018 Business Bulletin here.

Prepared by the Australian Bookkeepers Network the Spring 2017 edition of Business Bulletin discusses:

Shares as an income stream

Shares have always been a popular investment engine and with cash rates so low it is certainly more attractive than term deposits.

Estate Planning

Estate planning is about planning for the treatment of your personal and business assets in the event of your death. Not having an effective plan in place could mean legal or personal problems for family and friends if things have not been prepared thoughtfully.

Small Business Tax Concessions

Legislation has been passed changing the definition of what classifies as a small business. Small businesses benefit from a number of tax concessions and being aware of what is available can provide real savings.

National Employment Standards

Key information and links for the NES.

 

Open your copy of the Spring 2017 Business Bulletin here.