Private Businesses

Insights into better people performance 8th December 2017

All business owners will tell you that the absolute key to their business is people. But Jim Collins, the best selling author of ‘Good to Great’ made the distinction that it is not your people but the ‘right people’ that drive performance in the business....

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Kelly+Partners Taxwise: Private Businesses News - November Edition 6th December 2017

In the November 2017 edition of Taxwise Private Businesses News, we look at the latest topics and insights affecting Private Businesses....

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Jack Cowin's 13 instructions for life 4th December 2017

He became an insurance salesman with London Life for four years in Toronto before deciding to visit Australia to assess some business opportunities. Seeing long queues at a Chinese takeaway restaurant while vacationing in Sydney, he became convinced that fast food would sell well....

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Kelly+Partners Wealth Philosophy 30th November 2017

Our ideas about money and ability to build wealth are most profoundly influenced by the people who raised us. These people passed on their understanding of what money is all about....

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How Can You Benefit from a Business Valuation? 3rd July 2017

Having your business assessed is more than just a box-ticking exercise. The information you glean from it can be vital to your future strategy. Here are some areas where a business valuation can provide clarity....

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GST Updates Affecting Private Clients and Private Business Owners 23rd May 2017

From 1 July 2018, purchasers of newly constructed residential properties or new subdivisions will be required to remit the GST directly to the ATO as part of the settlement. ...

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Australian Federal Budget Review - May 2017 9th May 2017

This year Australians get no dramatic changes to the tax laws but the Turnbull government has done a lot of tidying up. The most prolific changes are to personal taxes, but some important announcements that affect businesses and investors, especially foreign investors, were also made. ...

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Effective Fringe Benefits Tax Strategies 3rd May 2017

As a result of legislative changes that have occurred over the last four to five FBT years, the taxable value of fringe benefits has been increasing year upon year. This is particularly with respect to car fringe benefits calculated under the statutory formula method....

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CGT Small Business Retirement Exemption 21st April 2017

Small businesses can access a range of tax concessions, including payment and reporting options. These concessions can apply to small business sole traders, partnerships, companies or trusts.The four capital gains tax (CGT) concessions can be invaluable, allowing you to reduce or even remove CGT costs for some business transactions that result in capital gains....

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Current tax initiatives 16th March 2017

This month, we are continuing our work on assisting clients who are having their property compulsorily acquired. Government bodies including Transport for NSW have increased their push to finalise their compulsory acquisition of both existing premises and leasehold interests, ...

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