Category: Accounts

Making data meaningful for your business

  • On October 20, 2019
Three steps to ensuring data is meaningful for your business Raw data describes the facts and figures that business processes every day. Over time, every business hoards a certain amount of data and it only becomes meaningful to a business after it has been processed to add context, relevance and purpose. For example, in a […]

Tax Deductions for Tradies

  • On September 15, 2019
No one likes paying taxes, but with a little proactiveness, one can end up easing the tax burden. Tradies busy in meeting vigorous work targets and tough deadlines hardly get a chance to learn about any tax deductions they may be entitled to. But in order to avoid an excruciating tax bill, they must take […]

What is Fringe Benefits Tax?

  • On July 12, 2019
Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) is a tax payable by employers for benefits paid to an employee (or an employee’s associate e.g. a family member) in place of salary or wages. This is separate to income tax and is calculated on the taxable value of the fringe benefits provided. In simple terms, it is a tax […]

Get your business records ready for end of year

  • On July 9, 2019
There is a lot to deal with at the end of the financial year, and while your tax return may not be due for some months yet, it is good business to get your 2019 records in order before you get stuck into the next tax year! What records do you need to have ready? […]

6 Ways to Measure health of Business – Financial Ratios

  • On February 27, 2019
When you’re running a business, it’s easy to get caught up in the day-to-day activity and lose sight of the big picture. Taking stock of the health of your business is important. Financial ratios can help in Analysing trends, Knowing where you allow for more effective planning, early warning about any issues, and the chance […]