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International Women’s Day 2021 – Breakfast

International Women’s Day 2021 – Breakfast

As we emerge from one of the most challenging years many of us have ever seen, it’s time to stop, reflect, seek out and celebrate the achievements of the female leaders in our midst. The focus for IWD 2021 is Women in Leadership: Achieving an equal future in a...

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Tax Return FY 2020 – Do I need an accountant’s help?

Tax Return FY 2020 – Do I need an accountant’s help?

He we are in a new financial year and here’s hoping the second half of the 2020 calendar year settles down a little; and we all find a new groove in life and business! As many start to prepare for their annual tax returns, we thought we’d address a question we’ve been...

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Employers beware – how the ATO will use payroll data

Employers beware – how the ATO will use payroll data

As an employer you might be wondering why you now have to report your payroll data digitally to the ATO. Well, the tax office has now given some insights into how it is using this data. And be warned - if you are not doing the right thing, your business may come under...

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Tips to help rental property owners avoid common tax mistakes

Tips to help rental property owners avoid common tax mistakes

For clients with rental properties and holiday accommodation it’s important to consider the requirements to avoid issues come tax time. Here’s some tips to help you save time and money and avoid some all too common mistakes! Keep your records in order Start off on the...

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Xero serving 1.8 billion global customers and counting

Xero serving 1.8 billion global customers and counting

Since its 2006 beginnings serving a few small businesses in New Zealand, the cloud-based accounting software that is Xero has grown to having more than 1.8 million users globally. The team at Xero proclaim that they started in order to change the game for small...

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Bendigo Bank branch slated for Gerringong

Bendigo Bank branch slated for Gerringong

In late 2017 a number of Gerringong locals concerned about the impact of the impending closure of the town’s only bank, decided to form a committee to consider the establishment of a community bank branch. The Bendigo Bank model was selected given its strong community...

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Big Changes in FY 2020

Big Changes in FY 2020

A new financial year is here and with it came a whole range of changes commencing 1 July. There are some significant changes in the areas of tax concessions and increases to the minimum wage, a superannuation overhaul which will see the cancellation of Life Insurance...

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Gerringong Association forms to support the town economy

Gerringong Association forms to support the town economy

Another local initiative to support Gerringong based businesses and the community more broadly was established in late 2018. The Gerringong Association was formed in response to the concerns of local businesses that both the highway by-pass and the departure of the...

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