Choose Your Investments

How to find the right investments to help reach your goals. To invest well, you need to find investments that fit your financial goals, investing time frame and risk tolerance. Get an overview of the different types of investments so…

Get Debt Under Control

How to prioritise and manage debt: Owing money or falling behind on repayments can be stressful. The good news is there are steps you can take to relieve the financial pressure. 1. Know what you owe The first step is to get a clear…

NSW JobSaver and Microbusiness Grant Applications Open

27th of July Businesses in NSW can now apply for JobSaver or Microbusiness Grant payments. Applications will close on 18th October 2021 JobSaver will see businesses and not-for-profits receive 40 per cent of their weekly payroll, at…

Choosing a Super Fund

How to compare and choose super funds Most people can choose which super fund they'd like their super contributions paid into. You can go with your employer's fund or choose your own. To find out if you can choose your super fund, check…

What to do if you haven't lodged a Tax Return in years

Skipping a tax return can easily turn into several years of skipped returns, but it's never too soon or too late to right the ship. Here is why you should, and how you can, get yourself out of the hole. The bad news Everyone who earns…
Laundry expenses

Getting deductions for clothing and laundry expenses right

The ATO allows certain taxpayers to claim a deduction for the cost of buying and cleaning occupation-specific clothing, items of protective wear and for certain unique, and usually distinctive, uniforms. To claim a deduction it is generally…

When the taxman sends a bill, not a refund

While most people look forward to receiving a tax refund once their return is processed by the ATO, it is also not unheard of to receive a tax bill on occasion. Most people who earn income as employees have tax payments made on their behalf…

Avoid common mistakes in your business return, and include appropriate income

We know you want to get your tax right, so it may help you this tax time to know how to avoid making what the ATO has found are the most common tax mistakes. To do this make sure you have: declared all income, including cash and online…
LockDown

UPDATE - New COVID Lockdown Assistance Measures

15th July 2021 The NSW State and Federal Governments have announced a range of measures designed to help businesses and workers in NSW during the COVID lockdown. Whilst we are still awaiting details on the scheme a summary of the measures…