Articles From November 2009

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Checking on your Financial Health

With the economy starting to revive, businesses should review their plans for growth and the financial robustness of... Read more

Persuading the Banks

Financing of debt has rarely been tougher for small businesses, but there are ways that you can improve... Read more

Director’s Liability for Tax

Company directors often have no real understanding of the extent of their personal liability for tax and are... Read more

Defaulting on payment arrangements

Payment arrangements are a common way for taxpayers who are having trouble meeting their tax obligations to get... Read more

Consider Fringe Benefits Tax this festive season

Employers need to consider fringe benefits tax (FBT) obligations when organising office Christmas parties and gifts for their... Read more

Medicare Levy Surcharge

What is the Medicare levy surcharge (MLS)? Individuals and families on incomes above the MLS thresholds, who do... Read more

Maintaining a healthy cash flow

In tough economic times, many small businesses struggle to manage their cash flow adequately. Where they once thought... Read more

7 ways to make your clients love you

We work so hard to get clients, yet often we forget how important it is to maintain a... Read more

Small business benchmarks: ATO

The ATO has released an expanded range of small business benchmarks. They provide small businesses with ‘a snapshot... Read more

7-step guide to buying a franchise

Buying a franchise: where do I start? Intro: There’s an old saying in franchising: “Franchisors get the franchisees... Read more