If you buy an asset by 30 June and it costs less than $20,000, you can write off the business portion in your 2018 tax return.
Are you running behind on employee superannuation payments?
If so, you’re in luck.
Kelly O’Dwyer, Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, has just announced a Superannuation Guarantee Amnesty.
You have 12 months to get your unpaid super in order.
Another year, another Federal Budget! This year brings a lot for small businesses to enjoy, including an extension of the $20,000 instant asset write-off scheme.
Of course, there’s a lot to prepare for. Personal tax cuts mean businesses need to get their payroll in order and there are some key changes to how the R&D offsets work.
So let’s dive into each topic. What are the key takeaways in the 2018–19 Federal Budget for your business?
2FA (Two-Factor Authentication or Two-Step Authentication) is coming to all Australian accounting software by the end of 2018.
In 2016-17 financial year, 30,161 people used the Bankruptcy Act 1996 to seek relief from debts. 16,518 of these resulted in bankruptcies. 30% of these cases were in Queensland, and 19% of these cases were the result of carrying on a business.
Look out! The ATO may have you in their sights.
The ATO is on the hunt for people getting their work-related expenses wrong this 2018 tax time.
Reckon Loans empowers small businesses with swifter loan processes and easier access to capital, with the approval of funds from $5,000 to $250,000 available within one business day and no security required to access up to $100,000.
You probably have dreams and goals for your business. We’re pretty sure that going broke isn’t one of them. But according to Xero’s Small Business Insights research, only 50% of Australian businesses have a positive cash flow. Clearly, something is going wrong.
As a recognised profession, accountants must be part of a self-governing organisation which regulates the conduct of its members. In Australia there are three professional bodies that accountants can take up membership with.
Cash flow is very often the number one stress for many of our business clients. There are fewtips that we have to assist the properly managing the cashflow within your business.
Haslam Consulting & Accounting is proud to announce that our Principal Brock Haslam has been shortlisted for Partner of the Year at the prestigious Australian Accounting Awards, partnered by Reckon.
ATO releases tax determinations clarifying the availability of business-related deductions
The ATO has reported on Tax Agents performance for the 15/16 tax season and Haslam Consulting & Accounting are proud to announce we have achieved 92.3% in our on-time lodgements.
The ATO has announced which deductions they're checking up on this year. Find out what they are and how to avoid getting an audit!
The ATO is checking up on people who are using share apps like Uber and Airbnb to generate extra pocket money.
It's Tax Time 2016 and we're ready to look after you! Book your appointment now to get your return lodged quickly and correctly.
The intersection at Glenvale Road & Hampton Streets will be closed for three weeks beginning Saturday 28 May.
If you are visiting our office, please keep this in mind.
Read our in-depth analysis of the 2016 Federal Budget and find out what it means for you.
For a change, Queensland's 406,000 small business battlers have had a major win over big business.
Australia now has a Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman to help with the development and running of small enterprises.
The Institute of Public Accountants has called on the govenment to give small business suport in the 2016 Federal Budget
The ATO has announced that it has undertaken its first ever automatic sharing of bank information with the United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
We've updated our file upload facility to make it easier for you to submit files to us.
How you name your business could affect your legal and emotional stance if you ever plan to sell it down the track.
Why wait to do your tax return when you could put that money to work right now.
If your behind in tax lodgements, don't be afraid - we know how to help you!
This year marks the 30th anniversary of our family accounting firm. We would like to thank all the staff, clients, suppliers and partners who joined us for our cocktail birthday party last month.
Australia’s Small and Medium-sized Enterprise sector is experiencing its strongest revenue performance since 2011.
Attention Toowoomba Reckon Accounts 2015 has been released for desktop and hosted and includes some exciting new features.
Many Australians have money being held in their name that they don’t know about. Could some of it be yours?
Find out about the Government's new initiative to inform the small business sector and open it up to the global marketplace.
The Reserve Bank of Australia has announced that the cash rate will remain on hold at the historic-low of 2.25 per cent.
Recent figures show that the tax office is increasing its surveillance of the SMSF sector and is taking tougher action on SMSF trustees.
New CGT Rollover laws allow business owners to defer the income tax consequences of a restructure
If you’re searching to engage the best Toowoomba accountant, you’re spoiled for choice – there’s a lot of great accounting practices in the region. But how do you know who to choose?
"We have been using Haslam Consulting and Accounting for over seven years to look after our bookkeeping. We have found their serive to be outstanding on both a professional and cost effective level. Having our accountant do bookkeeping increases their understanding of our business and frees up our time to work on growing the business." Craig Lloyd, Director Craig Lloyd Painting Services
Phone: 1300 427 526
Address: 15 Melway Crescent
HARRISTOWN QLD 4350,