5 tips for Small Business Owners to plan for Marketing

5 tips for Small Business Owners to plan for Marketing

Are you a Small Business owner thinking about investing in marketing? I bet you feel like you don’t know where to invest or how much!   As a marketer of small businesses I speak to many business owners who want to promote their business, but feel scared of making the...
Lost Tax File Number – Is it serious?

Lost Tax File Number – Is it serious?

When you first receive your tax file number, you are told how important it is keep it secure and private.   Despite this, a lot of people don’t even realise how serious the repercussions can be for failing to protect their TFN from landing in the wrong hands.You...
When to report a Capital Gain

When to report a Capital Gain

There is a lot of confusion around the timing of when a capital gain is made. The point at which a capital gain or loss is made is called a CGT Event. It is important to establish the timing of a CGT Event as it may affect how your tax liability is calculated and what...
Claiming car expenses for your tax return

Claiming car expenses for your tax return

The use of a car that you owned, leased, or hired in the year can be claimed if you used it for any work related purposes. Even if the car is not registered in your name, private arrangements can be taken into account. If the car was used as your own and you paid for...
5 Step guide to new rental property

5 Step guide to new rental property

So you bought a rental property, and it’s an exciting time for everyone involved. However, you got lost in your excitement and covered in paperwork by the real estate agents, lawyers, conveyancers, mortgage brokers & Banks.   Now it is tax time and you have no...