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Facebook offers $3 million in grants to Australian small businesses

Facebook offers $3 million in grants to Australian small businesses

Social media corporation Facebook has opened applications for small business grants to businesses in...
Financial support for Victorian businesses on road to COVID normal

Financial support for Victorian businesses on road to COVID normal

The Victorian government has launched a new package of financial assistance to help businesses throughout...
Employees vs locums: income structures for health professionals

Employees vs locums: income structures for health professionals

Working as a health professional can be challenging, especially during these unprecedented times. Reviewing...
What you need to know about the commercial landlord hardship grant

What you need to know about the commercial landlord hardship grant

A fund has been established to support small private commercial landlords who have been impacted by the...
How JobKeeper impacts the R&D tax offset

How JobKeeper impacts the R&D tax offset

The JobKeeper subsidy will impact businesses that claim research and development (R&D) offset benefits...
Victorian ban on evictions and rental property increases extended

Victorian ban on evictions and rental property increases extended

The Victorian government has extended the ban on evictions and rental increases until the end of the...
Superannuation: What is the concessional contributions cap?

Superannuation: What is the concessional contributions cap?

The concessional contributions cap is an important consideration when it comes to your superannuation...
Superannuation: what are contribution rules from July 1, 2020?

Superannuation: what are contribution rules from July 1, 2020?

Superannuation contribution rules change from year to year, so it’s essential that taxpayers know what...
JobKeeper and JobSeeker extended as eligibility tightens, payments cut

JobKeeper and JobSeeker extended as eligibility tightens, payments cut

The JobKeeper and JobSeeker programs have been extended, however the rules have been tightened and the payments will be smaller after September.

Tax tips: Businesses paying contractors to lodge TPAR

Tax tips: Businesses paying contractors to lodge TPAR

Several types of businesses that pay contractors or subcontractors may need to complete a Taxable Payments...
Directors face increased personal liability under new GST rules

Directors face increased personal liability under new GST rules

New rules will increase what company directors are personally liable for in a bid to tackle illegal phoenix...
New ban on cash purchases over $10,000 to become law

New ban on cash purchases over $10,000 to become law

New rules banning cash purchases of more than $10,000 are on track to become law after receiving the...
Growing and managing your wealth in a COVID-19 world

Growing and managing your wealth in a COVID-19 world

An end to COVID-19 and its economic damage may still be some time away, so our approach to growing wealth...
LDB’s quarterly share market review: second quarter 2020

Australian share market regains lost ground in June 2020 quarter

The Australian share market ended the June 2020 quarter in relatively solid shape, given the economic...
New grant to support Victorian businesses impacted by COVID-19

New grant to support Victorian businesses impacted by COVID-19

The Victorian government is offering a new $5,000 grant to businesses that have been impacted by reinstated COVID-19 restrictions.