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Financial support for Victorian businesses impacted by July 2021 lockdown

Financial support for Victorian businesses impacted by July 2021 lockdown

Following the commencement of Victoria’s fifth lockdown in July 2021, there are several support programs available to eligible businesses.

Economic recovery drives gains for Australian share market

Economic recovery drives gains for Australian share market

Rapid economic recovery and low interest rates drove strong gains for the Australian share market in...
Tax rates 2021: Tax brackets for individual income

Tax rates 2021: Tax brackets for individual income

How much tax you pay depends on a range of factors, including earnings, eligible deductions, and exemptions.

John Beasley promoted to Associate Partner at LDB Group

John Beasley promoted to Associate Partner at LDB Group

After more than a decade of experience in accounting, LDB Group is pleased to announce the appointment of John Beasley as Associate Partner.

Investment bonds: what are they and why should you invest in them?

Investment bonds: what are they and why should you invest in them?

Investment bonds offers a tax effective investment that can be used to build wealth. Here’s what you need to know about them.

Your checklist for end of financial year (EOFY): tax, super, business

Your checklist for end of financial year (EOFY): tax, super, business

To help you get ready for tax time, we’ve put together a checklist that will see you through end of financial year and beyond.

Should I sell my investment property vacant or tenanted?

Should I sell my investment property vacant or tenanted?

If you have made the decision to sell your residential investment property, it is important to consider...
Victorian Government Circuit Breaker Business Support Package – applications now open

Circuit Breaker Business Support Package – applications now open

Small and medium businesses impacted by Victoria’s circuit-breaker lockdown restrictions may be eligible for support under new programs.

Victorian budget 2021-22: Key outcomes for tax, business, property

Victorian budget 2021-22: Key outcomes for tax, business, property

The Victorian government’s 2021-22 budget focuses on investing in infrastructure, creating jobs, and stimulating economic recovery post-pandemic.

Federal budget 2021: Tax offset for video game developers

Video game development tax offset a welcome change of policy

Australia’s video game development industry has received a long-campaigned-for boost as part of the government’s Digital Economy Strategy.

Federal budget 2021: Superannuation update

Federal budget 2021: Superannuation update

In the federal budget 2021 announcement, the treasurer delivered their second ‘pandemic budget’ which...
Federal budget 2021: Key outcomes for tax, super, business

Federal budget 2021: Key outcomes for tax, super, business

The Australian federal government’s 2021 budget placed investment and stimulus front and centre as it manages a post-pandemic economy recovery.

A SMSF investment strategy for Australians

An SMSF investment strategy for Australians

Understanding the risks, options, and obligations is vital before you decide if an SMSF is right for you. Here are our tips.

Law to ban cash purchases over $10,000 axed

Law to ban cash purchases over $10,000 axed

A proposed law to ban cash purchases of more than $10,000 and impose harsh penalties has been axed in...
Land tax and stamp duty: A guide for beginners

Land tax and stamp duty: A guide for beginners

If you’re planning to purchase a property in Australia, it’s important to fully understand your land tax and land transfer duty responsibilities.