Business Management

04 Oct Recent Federal Court Case Decision regarding Casual Employees

A recent decision handed down by the Federal Court of Australia may have negative consequences for employers who have incorrectly classified employees as “casual”.  The case involved an entitlement to annual leave under the Fair Work Act for an employee who had worked as a...

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28 May 5 Key Tax Planning Strategies

  Over the next five weeks, we will send you one email per week covering one of our five key tax planning strategies. These are: The Secrets to Tax Planning Last Chance for big super contributions Why use a “bucket” company? Why use a SMSF? Trust Distribution Resolutions before 30 June   So, keep...

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10 May Budget 2018 – Winners and Losers

Winners Wage earners Morrison’s tax strategy combines tax relief for low and middle-income earners, protection from bracket creep and making the personal tax system simpler. From 1 July 2018, the top threshold of the 32.5 per cent tax bracket will rise from A$87,000 to A$90,000 which will prevent...

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20 Apr Be it Football or Business – Winning is the Art of Simple

I guess it’s in some advisors commercial interest to make the simple seem complex. But having spent decades in business and working with corporate clients as an advisor I can honestly say that business, for the most part, should not seem complex. If it does, you...

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29 Mar 1 April 2018 Deadline Looming for all Employers

Summary Single Touch Payroll (STP) is a reporting change for employers that will require salary and wages, pay as you go withholding and superannuation information for your employees to be reported to the ATO at the time of each pay event. This will apply to significant employers...

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15 Mar 7 Simple Steps to Wealth through Property

Hurry, time is running out to secure your seat at the Forsythes Business & Financial Advisors and Pfieffer Property information evening on Tuesday, 20 March 2018 that will answer your questions on the how, where and affordability of residential property investments. For more information, click here to Register...

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22 Jun Your 2017/18 Action Plan & Tax Minimisation Tips

Another financial year is about to finish! As a business owner, there are many obligations that you need to consider moving forward.  We have developed an information calendar and action plan to help you meet your obligations and minimise your tax:   [table id=11 /]   Key changes from...

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19 Jun Improving Sales

Successful selling has always been about providing a solution to a problem rather than simply selling an object or service.  This basic fact often gets overlooked in the sales process especially when the client can’t clearly or easily articulate their need.  So it is incumbent...

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