July 27, 2017 by John Cox
July 27, 2017 by Darren Bonney
In an attempt to reduce housing affordability pressures, the Government will place a limit on foreign ownership in new developments.
The will introduce a charge on foreign owners who hold properties without occupying them and tighten the Capital Gains Tax rules that foreign investors make on the property.Read More›
July 27, 2017 by Steph Young
As of 1 July 2017, all eligible individuals can now claim a tax deduction for personal contributions made to a superannuation fund.
Prior to 1 July 2017, only self-employed individuals and salary and wage earners meeting the 10% income test (less than 10% of income was from salary and wages) could claim a tax deduction for super contributions.Read More›
July 26, 2017 by Kevin Barrow
“Success is where preparation and opportunity meet” – Bobby Unser
As 30 June rolled around, many of you may have found yourselves thinking where did that financial year go? If you are a small business operator, you probably even asked yourself; did I achieve what I set out to achieve just 12 months ago?Read More›
July 26, 2017 by Powers Finacial Group
Powers Accountants and Advisors has announced the appointment of Vickie White as a new Director of Powers Financial Group.
Working from the Rockhampton office, Vickie began with Powers following the merger with ABA White in 2014.Read More›
July 26, 2017 by Dan McMillan
Equipment financing is an easy and cost effective way to finance tangible items used in farming operations, rather than using equity from property or using cash.
Property equity and cash can be better utilised towards growing and expanding business through investment. These investments include property improvements, additional property purchases, cattle purchases or farm efficiency measures.
July 21, 2017 by Powers Finacial Group
In honour of National Farm Safety Week this week, we thought that it was important that farmers remained informed about the guidelines and important factors to consider when thinking about farm safety.
Farm Safety goes beyond the simple guidelines. Farmers need to reflect on all of their processes to ensure that they are maintaining good workplace health and safety practices across the board.Read More›
July 18, 2017 by Ingrid Maddox