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Seed Accounting & CR Advisory Announce Business Merger

Seed Accounting and CR Advisory announce business merger.

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Budget 2022 – Key Tax Changes

On Tuesday, 29 March 2022, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg handed down the 2022-23 Federal Budget, his 4th Budget.

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News and Analysis

Seed Accounting & CR Advisory Announce Business Merger

Seed Accounting and CR Advisory announce business merger.

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News and Analysis

Budget 2022 – Key Tax Changes

On Tuesday, 29 March 2022, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg handed down the 2022-23 Federal Budget, his 4th Budget.

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Budget 2020
News and Analysis

Budget | 2020

Last night, on 6 October 2020, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg delivered the Federal Budget for the 2020 – 2021 income year. It will be remembered as …

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Business Accounting

JobKeeper scheme is now law – so what does it mean for your business

Under the scheme, eligible employers and business owners will receive a subsidy of $1,500 per fortnight for up to six months.

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Taxation Advice

Buying Property in a Trust – beware of new state Duty

What is the Foreign Purchaser Additional Duty (FPAD)? Introduced on 1 July 2015, the FPAD is a surcharge payable by, amongst other entities, Foreign Trusts …

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Business Accounting

Coronavirus stimulus package. How will this help cashflow for Small Business?

The Australian Government has announced a $17.6 billion economic stimulus package. This has been marketed as a measure to protect the economy by maintaining confidence, supporting investment, and keeping people employed.

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Business Accounting

Goverment stimulus package 2 – Fresh $66bn package reveals bigger cash payments, access to super

Larger cash payments to small businesses and temporary access to superannuation have now been revealed in the second tranche of the government’s economic support package in response to the coronavirus threat.

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Business Accounting

Corporate veil just got a lot thinner

There has been a lot of press recently on the Phoenixing of companies, and dodgy directors rebirthing companies to avoiding taxes. Remember the old days, …

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Super and Wealth Solutions

ATO puts employers on notice for unpaid super

The ATO is warning businesses that they will have one last chance to come clean on unpaid super. The ‘Recovering Unpaid Superannuation’ bill passed through …

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News and Analysis

Xerocon 2019 – the best bits

The team at Seed Accounting have just come back from the Xerocon 2019 – the annual ‘Coachella’ for accountants held in Brisbane. Whilst it may …

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Business Accounting

Put the Spotlight on your Business – build the reports that matter to you

Technology is changing at a rapid pace, and we are leveraging it to build some amazing management reports. Simple apps link to your business software …

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Business Accounting

Single Touch Payroll is coming

Single Touch Payroll is almost here. Businesses need to be prepared for big changes to the way they report employee tax and super obligations to …

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Business Accounting

What to do when you get an ATO audit

In a court of law you are ‘innocent until proven guilty’? However, when it comes to an ATO audit, it’s the reverse. The ATO do …

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News and Analysis

2019 Federal Budget…what is relevant for you

Some would say it was a boring budget..no surprises from a Liberal government in an election year. Tax cuts, no changes to super, lots of …

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News and Analysis

The shakeup that’s coming to Division 7A Loans

When a related party borrows from a company or other entity, this may be required to be treated as a Division 7A loan. Discussion about …

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Growth Strategies

Do you need an agreement with your business partner?

Going into new business with other people is exciting and can be extremely rewarding. A formal agreement can set the ground rules and stop owners …

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News and Analysis

Xero software – exciting changes this year

In September 2018, we attended our third XeroCon held in Brisbane. Each year Xero uses this event to announce upcoming changes, and Add-on software. We …

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Tax Debt
Taxation Advice

Don’t let a tax debt put you in a spin

Whether you’re running a business or are just an individual trying to make ends meet, there is nothing worse than finding yourself in a situation …

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Taxation Advice

New GST withholding regime for property buyers

The payment of goods and services tax (GST) in respect of certain new residential property sales has recently been turned on its head! Commencing 1 …

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Taxation Advice

Top 5 Tax Planning tips

The end of financial year is just around the corner. Here are some tips to help you get prepared… 1. Super contributions You can make …

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Imported Goods
Taxation Advice

GST extended to imported goods under $1,000

From 1 July 2018, your online shopping may cost you 10% more. Scott Morrison’s 2017 budget measures are now coming in to force, making overseas …

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Business Accounting

2018 Federal Budget…what is relevant for you

It was a pretty typical pre election budget. Plenty of tax cuts promised, and nothing too controversial. Here are some of the relevant tax proposals …

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Taxation Advice

Company tax cuts – should Australia follow the US?

We have seen a lot of press lately about Company tax cuts. Donald Trump cut US tax rates late last year…so should Australia follow? Will …

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Taxation Advice

Australian taxpayers on notice… keep your receipts

In February 2018, the Australian Tax office published ‘Australians on notice to keep their receipts’. So how do you prove your tax deductions? We explore …

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Start ups
Growth Strategies

Startups – what is the right structure for you?

Start up businesses need to make one important decision from the outset – what type of business set-up will suit your enterprise best? And which …

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