Retirement planning: it’s not all about the money
While individuals’ wealth and health are obviously important for anyone heading into retirement, there are other factors that are usually more important in determining the life satisfaction for retirees.
Super Guarantee increased rate from 1st July
From the 1st of July 2023, the Superannuation Guarantee percentage will increase to 11% (up from 10.5%) .
Time running out on Temporary Full Expensing
The current concession which allows businesses to claim an immediate deduction for unlimited capital expenditure will come to an end on 30th June 2023.
Federal Budget 2023-2024 Analysis
Treasurer Jim Chalmers bills his 2023 Federal Budget as an economic strategy to help ease cost-of-living pressures.
Tax & The Family Home
Most family homes would be exempt from Capital gains tax (CGT), but there may be circumstances which may make the sale of the home taxable.
How do interest rates affect your investments?
Interest rates are an important financial lever for world economies and can also affect the value of the currency, which has a further trickle-down effect on other investments.
Family and Domestic Violence Leave becomes law
From 1 February 2023, new changes to the National Employment Standards will require employers to provide paid Family and Domestic Violence leave to all employees.
With Autumn underway, the changing season is a reminder to take stock and prepare for what’s ahead.
Let’s get digital!
The ‘Small Business Technology Investment Boost’ is currently sitting with parliament, but with a potential 20% bonus deduction to businesses, it could represent a timely boost amidst rising costs.
Changes to work from home tax claims
With the continuing trend towards working from home arrangements, the ATO has renewed the way taxpayers can claim deductions for costs incurred when working from home.
8 retirement mistakes and how to avoid them
To make the most of your retirement years, it’s important to have confidence that your savings will last the distance.