10 Money-Saving Tips for Contractors


Working from home as a contractor sounds like the ultimate dream for anyone who is sick and tired of the rat race, but be cautious as contractors still have more than their fair share of challenges....

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ATO Systems Crash!!!


Since the weekend all ATO systems have been offline as the ATO suffers a "World First" system failure for a government tax authority.  Apparently the hardware supplied and supported by Hewlett...

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XO Accounting - Melton Office Construction


Please note from June through to October the Melton Council is rejuvenating the area out the front of the Melton office which has resulted in Palmerston Street being closed and much of the area...

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What deductions can be claimed for an investment property?


Case study: for $35 per week, you could own an investment property too

Owning an investment property can be far more affordable for potential investors than they think, particularly when they claim...

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Beware Tax Scams


Tax fraud is one of the quickest growing areas for scams which tax payers need to be aware and protect themselves against. One such scam which I have experienced many times is where the scammers call...

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$20K instant write off for small businesses still available


Ever since Budget Night on the 12 May 2015 any small business with turnover of less than $2,000,000 was able to purchase assets up to the value of $20,000 and get an immediate tax deduction for...

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5 Tips to Prepare Quotes That Get Accepted


Small businesses win work by using sales quotes. Yet they often don’t realise that how they prepare quotes can cost them business. Many lose revenue by not following up on quotes or turning quotes...

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Spotting Problem Employees Ahead of Time


Your employees are the blood of your entrepreneurial life. No start-up will survive without a good set of people making sure that things run perfectly. The problem for you and any other entrepreneur...

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Nine Ways to Become a Better Investor


Everyone would like to become a better investor. People get into a twist trying this method and that only to abandon them for the next new thing. There's an easier way, and it involves following a...

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How To Find a Good Niche


In business, finding a niche that can supply enough revenue is important. More entrepreneurs than ever are realising the importance of finding a narrow set of customers and catering their product or...

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