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ATO debt recovery powers could be unleashed on SMEs

15/02/2021

During Covid, the ATO ceased their debt collection and audit activity, but all signs point to 2021 being a year of unleashing for the ATO. In September 2020, the ATO

The best (practical!) ways to help your potential franchisees get finance in 2021

18/12/2020

Franchised businesses have a greater rate of success than independent start-ups. High brand awareness and reputation, access to working capital from franchisees, efficiencies in marketing, training and product development, established

How to improve your employees’ financial wellbeing

16/11/2020

It is critical that employers are having open dialogues with their employees to monitor both mental and financial wellness.  In PwC’s recent 9th annual Employee Financial Wellness Survey (a US

Insolvency protections extended for SMEs

14/09/2020

The Federal government has announced that it is extending the temporary insolvency and bankruptcy protections that have been put in place to support struggling small businesses impacted by the Covid

Easier access to JobKeeper funding announced

10/08/2020

Coronavirus-hit businesses will get easier access to wage subsidies with the federal government injecting a further $15 billion into JobKeeper. In a move designed to cushion the economic sledgehammer blow

4 tax boost opportunities for franchisors

05/08/2020

There are new government schemes and initiatives that franchisors could benefit from this new financial year, writes Vaughan Fergusson, founder of Vend. The dawn of a new financial year provides an

What you’ll have to do to keep staff on JobKeeper 2.0

21/07/2020

JobKeeper will be extended through to 28 March 2021 in an amended, two-tier format that sees payments reduced and aligned to full or part time hours. The two-tier payments from

What SMEs need to do to survive 2020

15/07/2020

We are seeing one of the toughest starts to a new financial year in decades, with small-business owners bearing the brunt of the impact. By the end of September, the

Banks extend loan deferrals program for small business

13/07/2020

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Kate Carnell, has welcomed the decision by the Australian Banking Association (ABA) to extend its loan deferrals program for small businesses that

Will a GST hike help Australia’s economic recovery?

08/07/2020

As the government seeks to recoup the hundreds of billions of dollars it has spent on its Covid-19 recovery efforts, consultancy firm PwC has recommended a rethinking of the GST