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Cloud computing – 9 reasons to switch

Don’t be left up in the air by traditional IT solutions. Check out the top 9 advantages for small businesses switching to cloud computing. Cloud computing is fast becoming the norm because storing information and using software hosted on the Internet has many advantages. 1. Save money Traditionally, a small business spends money licensing software [...]

2020-09-17T06:02:08+08:00September 17th, 2020|

Which video conferencing app is right for me?

There’s no denying the importance of face time in our current climate —or the competitive advantage businesses enjoy when they have video conferencing capabilities with colleagues, remote workers, and clients from anywhere in the world. Video conferencing apps increase productivity and save time in innumerable ways. They reduce travel time for business meetings, optimize meeting [...]

2020-09-02T04:59:28+08:00September 2nd, 2020|

JobKeeper 1.0 – Update

The Federal Government recently announced the expansion for the eligibility of the current JobKeeper Scheme. As part of the changes announced, the Federal Government introduced changes for employees eligible for the JobKeeper Scheme from 3 August 2020. On Friday 14 August, the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Amendment Rules (No. 7) 2020 (the [...]

2020-09-15T11:13:13+08:00August 20th, 2020|

JobKeeper 2.0 Eligibility Relaxed

Further changes have been made to the JobKeeper Payment which extends the JobKeeper Payment until 28 March 2021 for those businesses that continue to be significantly impacted by the Coronavirus. The changes are the following; The eligibility for the JobKeeper Payment extension will be based on actual turnover in the September 2020 quarter only, instead [...]

2020-09-15T11:22:09+08:00August 7th, 2020|

Reviewing Your Business Budget post Coronavirus: 4 Tips to Get Back On Track

Your business budget puts you in control of your business. It helps you avoid overspending and track your financial goals. But with the coronavirus you may have had to throw your business budget out the window to stay on top of things. To help you get your business budget back on track post-coronavirus, you should [...]

2020-09-15T11:30:03+08:00August 6th, 2020|

Extension of the JobKeeper Payment

The Government is extending the JobKeeper Payment by a further six months to March 2021. Support will be targeted to businesses and not-for-profits that continue to be significantly impacted by the Coronavirus.  The payment rate will be reduced and a lower payment rate will be introduced for those who work fewer hours. Other eligibility rules [...]

2020-09-15T11:46:53+08:00July 21st, 2020|

Year-end Tax Planning

Year-end Tax Planning to help manage your cash flow during COVID-19 This year it’s more important than ever to undertake tax planning. The benefits of undertaking a review of your tax position before 30 June include Manage cash flow so that you can keep as much cash in the business in these uncertain times Understand [...]

2020-09-15T12:25:19+08:00June 18th, 2020|

Instant Asset Write Off Scheme extended

The Government announced on 9 June 2020, that it will extend the Instant Asset Write-Off Scheme (IAWO) from 30 June 2020 to 31 December 2020. The scheme provides those who are eligible, an immediate tax deduction for the cost of a depreciating asset, either new or second-hand costing less than $150k. The deduction can be [...]

2020-09-15T12:16:44+08:00June 18th, 2020|

You’ve enrolled for JobKeeper – what now?

As part of the JobKeeper Payment obligation, employers are required to identify and report eligible employees on a monthly basis to the ATO. And this must be done every month in order to receive the payment. Employers are also required to report income on a monthly basis (actual income for last month and projected income [...]

2020-09-22T05:19:39+08:00May 8th, 2020|
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