February 19, 2020

The ATO has requested insurance policy information from 30 insurers for lifestyle assets such as yachts, thoroughbred horses, and fine arts. The review, expected to impact 350,000 taxpayers, reaches from the 2015-16 to 2019-20 financial years, revealing assets that previously may not have been disclosed or underreporting of income. “If a taxpayer is reporting aRead More »

Late last year, legislative changes were made that exclude non-residents from accessing the main residence exemption. The retrospective changes directly impact foreigners and expats whose main residence is in Australia or overseas. We explore the impact.

July 30, 2019

As a small business owner, you may be aware that there have been several new measures introduced which will affect 2019 tax returns. In light of these recent changes, including an instant asset write-off announced in the new Federal Budget and increased compliance auditing from the ATO, we suggest getting help from a tax agentRead More »

February 23, 2018

There has never been a better time to launch your own business venture. Australian entrepreneurs and startups are making an impact on the global stage, and there are more resources and funding available than ever before to help you on your journey to establishing a successful business. In this month’s blog post, we offer 8Read More »

January 22, 2018

The beginning of the new year is a chance for small businesses to reflect on the previous year’s achievements and areas which need improvement. The time to make new habits and set new goals for your business is now!

October 20, 2017

Many Australians are now looking to take control and become more involved in their superannuation. SMSFs hold approximately one-third of the total super funds and are often the preferred choice for people who are highly involved with their superannuation and retirement planning. Our Accountants in Goldcoast have helped many clients set up accounts and run SMSF funds.