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  • Meeting your employee obligations

    Employees are arguably a business’s greatest asset and are vital to its growth and prosperity. But to make the most of this valuable resource, employers must ensure that they fulfil their legal responsibilities and moral obligations as an employer. To help avoid having a call from the Fair Work Ombudsman, here are a few points to consider: National Employment Standards (NES)The NES are a set of st...

  • Attracting and retaining talented staff

    For employers, the ability to hire and retain talented staff members involves providing opportunities that encourage engagement, enable learning and reward staff contributions. Most talented individuals want to learn and grow in their current working position so they can improve their skills and therefore continue to advance in their careers. Therefore, creating opportunities for staff to improve ...

  • Self-employed money management tips

    When you are self-employed or run a home-based business, it is vital that you have a business plan that outlines your goals and financial information. Unfortunately, statistics show that many home-based businesses often fail due to poor financial planning. Therefore, for small business owners should not only develop a financial plan, but also consider developing a method for managing their persona...

  • Claiming your business independence

    Entrepreneurs are particularly independent. No matter how risky starting a business seems, for entrepreneurs, it is the route to the pursuit of happiness.However, while some started their companies to be independent, many may have lost that freedom along the way. If you allowed yourself to become subject to the petty demands of your business, it is time to come up with your own Declaration of Inde...

  • Strategies to fix the superannuation imbalance

    Those living in households where one spouse has a much lower super balance may want to start considering their options as to how to even up the superannuation imbalance. In Australia, many couples and families have at least one member with limited finances due to taking time off work to raise a family. But there are steps many couples can take themselves to help fix the imbalance, including: Salar...

  • ATO outlines common FBT mistakes

    Fringe benefits tax (FBT) is a tax an employer pays on certain benefits they provide to their employees, including their employees’ family or other associates. The benefit may be in addition to, or part of, their salary or wages package. Fringe benefits tax is separate to income tax and is calculated on the taxable value of the fringe benefits provided. Recently, the Australian Tax Office has rele...

  • How to use hashtags

    When used correctly, hashtags are a great way for businesses to increase customer engagement and make their social media posts more visible. A hashtag is a keyword phrase that has no spaces with the # sign at the start of the phrase e.g. #sydneycafe. They can be placed anywhere in a business’s social media post; at the beginning, end or anywhere in between. Hashtags are the most popular way to cat...

Macmillans Waller Fry

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • Five expenses you can’t claim as a tax deduction

    As the countdown begins to Australia’s tax return lodgment date, many individuals in the country may be hurrying to find a few extra possible tax deductions to claim. However, in the rush before the deadline, it is important not to waste time claiming deductions for expenses or items that are commonly thought of as tax deductible, but are knocked back by the ATO. Volunteer work: Individuals cannot...

  • Managing SMSF losses

    Carrying forward significant capital losses can be a viable strategy for trustees wanting to offset gains and achieve tax savings in the near future. This kind of strategy is suitable in circumstances where it is likely that younger members may join the fund or when members are considering switching back to the accumulation phase. One way SMSF trustees can carry forward capital losses is to set up...

  • The advice you should be ignoring

    With entrepreneurship becoming an increasingly popular career choice, it comes as no surprise that there is now a strong demand for startup related advice. However, entrepreneurs should remain vigilant when seeking advice. Not all advice is correct or well informed; more often than not it can be completely irrelevant or downright wrong. Entrepreneurs need to be able to recognise what’s valuable an...

  • Ways to spring clean your finances

    When it comes to your money, whether it includes loans, insurance, savings or superannuation, nothing about it is ‘set and forget’. From time to time, it is quite important to consider looking at the different aspects that make up your finances to see if they need a freshen up. Here are some tips on to renew your finances this Spring. Your budget: Since a person’s income and expenses will change o...

  • Top tips for Facebook marketing

    For businesses that want their online marketing content to reach consumers and potential customers, having a presence on Facebook is a must. Facebook continues to dominate the social marketing landscape, with over 1.09 billion people logging in daily. However, for businesses to make the most of a Facebook page i.e. attracting and engaging visitors, they need to optimise their Facebook presence fir...

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