CAAA Continue to rise in the AFR Top 100 Accounting Firms

The Australian Financial Review (AFR) Top 100 Accounting Firms in Australia for 2019 list has been released revealing a significant growth in advisory services which accounted for 29% of revenue of the top firms. CAAA continues to steadily rise in the ranks, moving up from 59 to 54 this year. In line with this year’s … Continued

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Invest a fraction to gain a fortune

The Australian housing market crisis might be slowly improving but there is still little relief for younger investors who want to enter the market. These investors might be first time property buyers, or they may simply be finding it difficult to save the 20% deposit required to avoid paying hefty fees in Lenders Mortgage Insurance … Continued

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Safe Harbour for Inherited Dwellings

If you inherit a dwelling and later sell or are looking to sell it, you may be exempt from Capital Gains Tax (CGT); however, there are conditions that need to be taken into consideration. Generally, a resident individual taxpayer is exempt from capital gain tax on disposal of a dwelling that is his/her main residence.  … Continued

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Curing Toxic Leadership

Toxic leaders poison entire companies, and once they get authority over others, they don’t let it go willingly. Thankfully, any business can destroy their poisonous influence. Tell The Truth Toxicity thrives when no one tells the truth, but the reverse is also true. If your employees are honest about each other, they can uncover toxic … Continued

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Advantages of digital signing

Electronic signature software offers small business a number of time and cost-saving benefits. If you’ve considered going paperless but haven’t yet made the plunge, here are 6 excellent reasons to start using digital signatures today. Get paid faster Digital signatures make it easy to close a sale on the spot, turn around contracts faster, and … Continued

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Creating a financial plan

Depending on the current state of your finances, financial freedom might seem a long way away. For many people, financial freedom—when you don’t have to worry about how to pay the bills and your money is invested and making money for you—is a far off dream. What they don’t understand is how close financial planning … Continued

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What you need to do before you retire

If you haven’t given any thought to what your retirement will look like, now’s a great time to start. It might not be the most fun thing to think about—not when there are vacations to plan or houses to buy—but retirement planning is a vital part of your overall financial plan. Most people dream about … Continued

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Smart money tips for business owners

Small business owners know how important it is to save money. They know that one day that dollar could come in handy, especially during slower times. Saving money is definitely important, but there are also things small business owners can – and should – spend their money on today. It might seem counterproductive to spend … Continued

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Tips for choosing a small business bank

Finding the right bank to serve your small business needs can be a daunting task. With so many competing financial institutions to choose from, business owners simply don’t have the time for the in-depth research required to carefully weigh all the options. This guide to choosing a small business bank will help you narrow down … Continued

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