DFK Crosbie Blog
When it comes to your advertising, don’t let your small business get caught out making false or misleading claims.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has recently issued penalties to businesses unable to substantiate their claims about their products or services. The ACCC generally defines a claim... more
Rebranding your small business can be a tricky matter. When done well, it has the potential to help your business stand out from the competition bubble and expand your target market.
On the other hand, a failed rebrand can damage the reputation of your business, or even risk losing loyal customers who dislike your new
Although conflicts of interest are not uncommon in the workplace, they can be harmful to a business if they are not appropriately managed.
A conflict of interest exists when an employee’s private interests interfere with their performance of their duties. For example, it may give them a personal advantage. It... more
Many employers recognise the value of hiring for cultural fit, but they don’t know how to approach the subject in their hiring process.
It's important to choose candidates who can work well in your current business environment and adapt to the core business principles and values that guide your team’s success.more
Whether you are in the business game already or setting your sights on a new business venture, starting a partnership may be a high-yielding decision.
A partnership business structure is an incorporated business with 2-20 owners. The individual owners work together to achieve the goals of the business; sharing responsibility and profits.more
Below is a fact sheet that explains lenders mortgage insurance (LMI) and provides answers to some commonly asked questions.
What is lenders mortgage insurance?
Lenders mortgage insurance (LMI) is one way to buy a home without having the 20 per cent deposit which is typically required by most... more
As insurance premiums continue to rise (by over 5 per cent per annum for nearly a decade according to PwC), the medical sector in Australia will continue to adapt in order to meet changing times. But what does the future of Australian healthcare look like now, and what role will accounting expertise... more
The ATO conducts an extensive data matching program to assist them in administrating the tax system and as a law enforcement tool. Information is collected electronically and then it is validated, analysed and used to:
- Pre-fill tax returns, making it easier for individuals to lodge a
Purchasing your perfect home or investment property is an exciting and challenging journey, and usually is one of the largest investments in your life!
It is therefore important to remain level headed throughout the excitement, to understand what you may be able to afford, and to engage with a professional to help you... more