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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.

Real estate and COVID-19: selling a tenanted investment property

Real estate and COVID-19: selling a tenanted investment property

When it is time to place your residential investment property on the market, it is important to consider...
How to prepare your superannuation for end of financial year 2019-20

How to prepare your superannuation for end of financial year 2019-20

Here are some tips on how you can prepare your superannuation before end of financial year, as well as some tax considerations.

HomeBuilder grant to support new house builds and renovations

HomeBuilder grant to support new house builds and renovations

The federal government’s $25,000 HomeBuilder grant will help Australians build new homes and complete...
3 ways a financial planner can grow your wealth

3 ways a financial planner can grow your wealth

If you’re looking to grow your wealth for the future or optimise your current investments, financial...
New rules expand instant asset write-off concessions for small businesses

New rules expand instant asset write-off concessions for small businesses

New rules will allow more businesses to access the small business instant asset write-off concession,...
ATO simplifies tax claims for people working from home due to COVID-19

ATO simplifies tax claims for people working from home due to COVID-19

The Australian Taxation Office has simplified tax deduction claims on expenses like heating and lighting for people working from home due to COVID-19.

Your business may qualify: Criteria expanded for Victoria’s $10,000 business support grants

Your business may qualify: Criteria expanded for Victoria’s $10,000 business support grants

The Victorian government has expanded the entry criteria for its $10,000 business support fund grants in a bid to assist more businesses.

ATO increases security on superannuation early access scheme

ATO increases security on superannuation early access scheme

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has enhanced its security measures for the superannuation early access...
The value of financial advice during uncertain times

The value of financial advice during uncertain times

Did you know that almost two in three Australians worry about money every month? A Fidelity and Core...
COVID-19 and financial reporting: completing year-end solvency statements

COVID-19 and financial reporting: completing year-end solvency statements

Are you aware of the implications that COVID-19 may have on year-end solvency statements and consequently...
Shaky start to 2020 as Australian share market falls amid COVID-19 outbreak

Shaky start to 2020 as Australian share market falls amid COVID-19 outbreak

In the first quarter of 2020, the Australian share market saw its fastest sell-off since 1987, as investors...
Everything you need to know about new tax incentives for early stage investors

JobKeeper payment scheme: what you need to do and required deadlines

Here's a guide to the JobKeeper payment scheme, including what you need to do, who needs to action it, and the deadlines you need to meet.

Tips for managing business cash flow during COVID-19

Tips for managing business cash flow during COVID-19

Businesses have faced unprecedented disruption from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, however there...