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From employee to sole trader: Non-commercial loss rules

From employee to sole trader: Non-commercial loss rules

People shifting from a Pay As You Go (PAYG) employee to a sole trader are often confused about how to...
Meet Lindsay Broadway, Principal at LDB Group

Meet Lindsay Broadway, Principal at LDB Group

LDB Group’s Lindsay Broadway prides himself on providing quality business and wealth solutions for...
FAQs: 6 things you need to know about superannuation

FAQs: 6 things you need to know about superannuation

Superannuation is essential to a happy and comfortable retirement, however the rules are complicated...
Are work vehicles exempt from Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT)?

Are work vehicles exempt from Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT)?

Tradespeople often receive a ute, van or other vehicle as an employee benefit, however this can attract...
Proposed reforms to Division 7A and how it may impact you

Proposed reforms to Division 7A and how it may impact you

Companies are a commonly used entity by businesses and family groups for asset protection, the availability...
Australian stock market heads sideways amid volatile conditions

Australian stock market heads sideways amid volatile conditions

The Australian share market traded sideways during the third quarter of 2019, gaining just 69 points...
What you need to know about Transfer Balance Account Reports (TBAR) for self-managed superannuation funds

What you need to know about Transfer Balance Account Reports (TBAR) for self-managed superannuation funds

If you have a self-managed super fund (SMSF) and are looking to draw an income from it soon, then you...
ATO scrutinises self-managed super fund (SMSF) investment strategies

ATO scrutinises self-managed super fund (SMSF) investment strategies

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has pushed 18,000 self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustees to improve...
How can my business prepare for a financial audit?

How can my business prepare for a financial audit?

Audits are time-consuming and costly events for businesses and organisations, however preparing for an...
What is an inverted yield curve, and does it mean we’re heading for a recession?

What is an inverted yield curve, and does it mean we’re heading for a recession?

There has been a lot of focus on the US bond markets and inverted yield curves recently amid concerns...
Why you may not get the full $1,080 from the low and middle income tax offset

Why you may not get the full $1,080 from the low and middle income tax offset

Many Australians will lower their tax bill for the last financial year with the low and middle income...
A beginner’s guide to tax on cryptocurrency in Australia

A beginner’s guide to tax on cryptocurrency in Australia

Cryptocurrency has become a popular alternative investment for many, yet investors who have sold the...
New renting laws now in force in Victoria

New renting laws now in force in Victoria

Under new tenancy laws in Victoria, landlords face tighter rules around raising rents while property...
What you need to know about recent changes to superannuation

What you need to know about recent changes to superannuation

New superannuation rules have come into force to protect super accounts from unnecessary fees, so it’s...
Tax for medical professionals: Personal Services Income (PSI) and service entity arrangements

Tax for medical professionals: Personal Services Income (PSI) and service entity arrangements

The tax implications of Personal Services Income and service entity arrangements can have a big impact...