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Outlook uncertain as pandemic-related economic disruptions continue

Outlook uncertain as pandemic-related economic disruptions continue

The economic outlook for the year ahead remains uncertain as Australia experiences price rises and an increase in inflation.

TFN: What is a Tax File Number and why do I need one?

TFN: What is a Tax File Number and why do I need one?

Here’s what you need to know about Tax File Numbers, and how they impact both businesses and the people they employ.

Key takeaways of the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2021-22

Key takeaways of the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2021-22

The federal government has shared the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook, and we’ve rounded up the major highlights of the report.

Your guide to Victoria’s Homebuyer Fund

Your guide to Victoria’s Homebuyer Fund

Victorians can apply for the Homebuyer Fund with just a 5 per cent deposit, but there are some eligibility requirements you need to know about.

ABN: what is an Australian Business Number and when do I need one?

ABN: what is an Australian Business Number and when do I need one?

Here’s what you need to know about getting an ABN and why it should be a priority for business operators and sole traders.

Updated guidelines on allocation of professional firm profits PCG 2021/D2

Updated guidelines on allocation of professional firm profits PCG 2021/D2

The Australian Taxation Office has released new guidance for the allocation of professional firm profits. Here’s what you need to know.

Director ID: why you need one and how to apply

Director ID: why you need one and how to apply

Director IDs are being introduced across Australia, in an effort to detect and deter unlawful activity. Here’s what you need to know.

Superannuation updates: thresholds, contributions, audit

Superannuation updates: thresholds, contributions, audit

There have been several updates to superannuation recently, and it is important to remain informed. Here are the key changes you should know about.

LDB Group makes AFR’s Top 100 Accounting Firms 2021 list

LDB Group makes AFR’s Top 100 Accounting Firms 2021 list

LDB Group has claimed a spot in the Australian Financial Review’s Top 100 Accounting Firms for 2021.

Salary sacrifice arrangements for medical professionals

Salary sacrifice arrangements for medical professionals

Medical professionals have the chance to make significant savings by implementing salary sacrifice arrangements. Here’s how it works.

Why financial advisers are invaluable during the pandemic

Why financial advisers are invaluable during the pandemic

Research has found that the help of a financial adviser can be invaluable during unstable times like the pandemic. Here’s why.

A beginner’s guide to buying cryptocurrency in Australia

A beginner’s guide to buying cryptocurrency in Australia

As digital currencies make inroads into mainstream investing, it’s time to demystify the cryptocurrency market. Here’s a guide if you’re starting out.

Cautiously optimistic outlook for Australian share market ahead of post-pandemic recovery

Cautiously optimistic outlook for Australian share market ahead of post-pandemic recovery

The Australian share market is showing signs of improvement as the economy appears headed for post-pandemic recovery.

Construction industry series: Am I a contractor or an employee?

Construction industry series: Am I a contractor or an employee?

In the first article of our construction industry series, we share how to determine whether you might be an employee or a contractor.

The value of obtaining financial advice

The value of obtaining financial advice

Good financial advice answers important questions by mapping out your goals and putting a strategy in place to achieve them.