Martin joined Lister Mason in mid-January 2019 as a Senior Accountant. He has a Bachelor of Commerce and is CPA qualified. He has been working with small business owners for over 20 years, assisting with their accounting and taxation matters.
What you need to know if you purchase a car for more than $57,581: Any business owners looking at purchasing a new car that costs more than $57,581 need to be aware of the tax implications. Special rules apply for cars with a value exceeding the
In recent months, we have once again experienced great difficulty in calculating Capital Gains results for clients, in particular in relation to shareholdings. The calculation of capital gains is basically the sale price, less the cost of the
In September/October this year Stephen and I did a bucket list trip to Iceland, Norway and Sweden. Last newsletter I wrote about our Snorkelling adventure in Iceland. This time I am writing about an excursion we did from our Hurtigruten Expedition
We are looking forward to rewinding over the Christmas break. Therefore our office will be closed from Friday December 21 2018 from 1.00pm. We will re-open bright-eyed and bushy-tailed on Wednesday January 2 2019 at 8.30am.
Recently you may have seen on news stories the rampant ATO Scams that are happening across the nation. Unfortunately, it appears that these scams are becoming more frequent and more sophisticated. ATO reports for the month of November 2018 that
Legislation has now passed through parliament for the extension of Single Touch Payroll to include employers with under 19 employees. This will mean that from July 1 2019 all employers will be required to use software that reports their payroll
In September/October this year Stephen and I did a bucket list trip to Iceland, Norway and Sweden. For anyone who has visited these places you will understand how awesome they truly are. To write about this trip in one article would not do it
Don’t get caught out with incorrect details in the ATO Clearing House. The ATO clearing house for processing Superannuation for your employees is a simple and effective solution which is super stream compliant for employers with less than 19
One of my clients that is involved in food distribution recently received a major shock when they received their renewal premium for their Industrial Special Risk Policy. The premium nearly doubled from $88,000 to $150,000. Admittedly they have