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Coco Hou

Coco Hou is the Managing Director of Platinum Accounting Australia and Platinum Professional Training. Platinum Accounting Australia is one of the country’s leading accounting firms with a broad client base of businesses and individuals. Coco and her team work hard to deliver quality customised service and outcomes for their clients. Coco Hou is also a CPA-qualified accountant.

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Top tips to help reduce your tax bill at the end of the financial year

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Why salary sacrificing is a good way to purchase a car

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Accountants must help small-business owners to detect and avoid fraud

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Look before you leap into your own business

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The best structure to use when starting a business

The number one element of starting your own business is deciding on your structure - there are big differences between s...