DFK Crosbie Blog

Monday 24th June 2019
Category: Tax
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Owning an investment property can provide great benefits, including additional income and entitlement to tax deductions.

Now is the time for property investors  to take advantage of the tax strategies available to them this 2019-20  financial year.

Prepaid expenses:

In order to maximise your tax bill in

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Monday 24th June 2019
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By  Stephanie Oakley

As the end of the financial year is fast approaching, it is an ideal time to think about ways that you could grow your superannuation.

Here are some strategies you can consider that will enable you to streamline your finances while also seeking some generous tax breaks.

Concessional contributions:

Also known as before-tax

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Monday 17th June 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

As the end of the financial year approaches, it is important to be aware of changes to compliance obligations for small business owners.

New penalties for business’ pay-as-you-go (PAYG) withholding and reporting obligations will commence 1 July 2019, with businesses now prevented from claiming deductions for payments to employees

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Monday 3rd June 2019
Categories: Business | Health
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Healthcare practitioners need an accounting strategy that reflects the medical sector's unique challenges. Time poverty and the need for impeccable customer service makes manual financial management a task many large-turnover organisations simply can't keep up with.

That's where business accounting assistance is critical to

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Monday 27th May 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Maximise your tax deductions for the 2019-20 financial year by planning and reviewing your records.

Here are some top tips for businesses and individuals when it comes to year-end tax planning:

Small business CGT concessions

Individuals operating a small business may be eligible for capital gains tax (CGT) concessions

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Monday 27th May 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Advancements in technology continue to digitise our world in many ways, including financially. In recent years, more businesses and events are turning to cashless systems.

Whilst cash still remains popular in businesses dealing in small purchases such as cafes, if you run a business that handles larger transactions then changing to a cashless

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Monday 27th May 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Making the choice to employ remote workers can enable your business to grow successfully by allowing flexibility and enhancing productivity.

Remote work is becoming an increasingly popular choice for businesses thanks to the ease and accessibility of the internet. The traditional 9 to 5 workday is being replaced by flexible hours that

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Monday 27th May 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

The ATO will be enforcing stricter penalties for employers who fail to meet their superannuation guarantee (SG) obligations.

Penalties have been introduced to hold employers who are unable or unwilling to meet their SG obligations accountable. This includes non-payment, under- payment, or late payment of super contributions to an eligible

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Monday 27th May 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) is required to be paid by employers who provide non-cash benefits to their staff. Accurate reporting of FBT is something that is consistently on the ATO’s compliance program.

FBT is calculated on the taxable value of the benefits that have been provided to employees. Types of benefits employers must pay

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Saturday 25th May 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Staying on top of record-keeping all year round can save time, reduce stress for small business owners and help to maximise your tax return.

Although record-keeping can seem like a tedious job, it is an essential part of running a business. Good record-keeping makes it easier to meet your tax obligations, helps to manage your cash flow

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