DFK Crosbie Blog

Wednesday 14th August 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Businesses must be mindful of the relevant regulations when setting prices and advertising products or services to ensure they aren’t misleading their customers.

Like many other areas of business, marketing efforts are regulated and need to comply with the legal requirements.

Advertising:

When promoting

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Monday 12th August 2019
Categories: Business | Finance
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Motor Vehicle, Business Equipment and Machinery Finance

There are a number of different options to consider when financing a motor vehicle  or business equipment and machinery, for which the most common used are;

Chattel Mortgage

The facility is a commercial

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Monday 12th August 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

The small business income tax offset can reduce the tax that an eligible business pays by up to $1,000 each year.

Also known as the unincorporated small  business tax discount, the offset is calculated on the proportion of tax payable on your business income. The rate of the offset is 8% up to the end of the 2019-20 income year. It

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Monday 29th July 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Creating an inclusive workplace environment for all employees can increase productivity, provide positive wellbeing and deliver retention benefits.

An inclusive workplace is one that sees a diverse range of people encouraged to provide their own individual skills, knowledge and background to the business. When people have a sense of community,

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Monday 15th July 2019
Categories: Business | Tax
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Using the most advanced GPS tracking available you can now track and manage journeys and business mileage with ease. You can either simply tap 'start' and the App will track the journey (even when minimised) and press 'stop' to end the tracking, or set the app up to automatically track all journeys. The App will automatically

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Wednesday 10th July 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

How to use your own live data for successful business planning and strategy.

As a small to medium business owner, chances are you want to grow your business to achieve your goals and ultimately enjoy the fruits of your labour. Technology is certainly on your side. Today’s accounting software makes the financial

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Monday 8th July 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Time flies in the business world - the 2020 financial year has begun, and if businesses haven't started planning how they can improve on 2019, they had better start soon!

External guidance from business advisers is ideal for stepping up your game - let's see

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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 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 financial year.

Prepaid expenses:

In order to maximise your tax bill in the financial

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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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