Talking Money

Spring Clean your Finances With Spring in the air, and everything fresh, we thought that it is also a good time to freshen up our finances. We checked out the Money Smart website at the Australian Securities & Investments Commission and it had some great ideas....

Talking Tax

Salary Packaging and Fringe Benefits Tax – Why bother? Why is it that some employers offer fringe benefits to reduce their employees’ tax and others don’t? Let’s have a look at Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) and why it works for tax planning. By providing some of an...
Residential Aged Care

Residential Aged Care

Residential Aged Care – A Daunting Prospect? By Demelza Lister It can be a daunting prospect moving a loved one into a residential aged care facility and it’s one that we regularly share with clients as that time looms on the horizon.    There is usually a wild cycle...
Personal Super Contributions are now tax deductible

Personal Super Contributions are now tax deductible

Talking Money – Super choices for large tax refunds Many of our clients are currently receiving large tax refunds when lodging their 2018 income tax returns because they are claiming personal superannuation contributions. If you earn most of your income from...
The life of a small business owner

The life of a small business owner

Talking Business Our Greatest Challenges in the life of a small business owner/manager With the financial year end looming, it is an opportune time to reflect on our businesses. The life of a small business owner/manager is very challenging. It is very easy to keep...