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How you declare virtual Christmas parties and online staff presents at tax time

While majority of office Christmas parties will be held virtually this year, there are still some important tax considerations to be taken tinto accou…


How accountants can cope with the stress of COVID

With many businesses trying to survive in the midst of the current crisis, accountants helping these businesses are feeling the pressure and stress as…

bookkeeping, hr, payroll

Accounting tips for working from home

How people now working from home can take advantage of the special deductions offered by the ATO and better manage their financial recordkeeping.


How to get a good mentor by being an amazing mentee

If you take the initiative to go out and talk to people into becoming your mentor, you will be surprised how many of them are eager to do so.


Is good accounting the key to saving the environment?

It’s the job of an accountant to ensure that a business remains profitable – if at the same time they can improve the state of the environment, why…

Why salary sacrificing is a good way to purchase a car

Salary sacrificing is a simplified way to minimise your tax bill, by using your pre-tax salary to buy goods or services that you would normally buy wi…

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

Apart from ensuring financial compliance, accountants can play a key role in helping small businesses minimise the risk of fraud.

Look before you leap into your own business

The worst time to decide on a career change by starting your own business is when you feel exhausted and not consider important factors.

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 sole traders, partnerships, com…


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