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Don’t forget 1 April Headcount

On 1 April 2018, employers will be required to conduct a headcount of staff to establish whether they are required to start reporting using Single Touch Payroll (STP) from 1 July 2018. If you have 20 or more employees on 1 April, you will need to start and continue reporting through STP even if employee numbers […]

Easter Office Closure

CLOSED FROM: 29 March 2018 RE-OPENING:    3 April 2018 The year is flying by so fast already. Our office will be closed for the Easter period, beginning on Thursday 29 March (this will be a team development day for our staff). We return Tuesday 3 April to get stuck into that quarter 3 paperwork! Stay […]

December Quarter BAS Reminder

We hope you had a fantastic Christmas and are as excited about the year ahead as we are! If we will be preparing your BAS this quarter, it is important that your work is in as soon as possible. At the very latest, all relevant information should be provided no later than 2 weeks before […]

Qtr 2 Super Guarantee due 28 January

Quarter 2 super guarantee contributions are to be received by funds (or the Small Business Superannuation Clearing House) no later than 28 January 2018. It is important this is paid on time to avoid the dreaded Superannuation Guarantee Charge (SGC). The second quarter covers the months of October, November and December 2017. The Super Guarantee […]

Office Holiday Closure

CLOSED FROM: 21 DECEMBER 2017 RE-OPENING:    8 JANUARY, 2018 As we head to the close of another year, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support throughout 2017. Sincerest wishes from our team to you and your family for a wonderful Christmas! Our office will be closed for the Christmas […]

Truck driver’s new method for meal expenses

A recent tax ruling from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) will change your deduction for overnight meal expenses from 1 July 2017. The change for drivers is from claiming a general rate for meals per day to now specifying which meals were eaten each work day. In your occupation, you may have meals at unconventional […]