The 2020 Budget is all about jobs, jobs and spending to make more jobs. We already have JobSeeker and JobKeeper, and now we have JobMaker and JobTrainer.
Read why Peter Switzer says, If I want to get fit, I hang out with fit people. If I want to learn to play golf, paying a golfing pro for lessons would make sense. If I want to grow wealth, investing in guidance from a specialist seems sensible.”
Superannuation is a very tax-effective vehicle to save for retirement. We outline some tips to help you maximise your super.
We’re not trying to recommend who you should vote for, but instead we believe that it is vital that our clients understand how they will be affected by the result of the Election.
Thoughts for the year ahead There are a huge number of tax laws that may change this year as a result of the upcoming 2019 Federal Election. Individuals could be affected by: Losing franking credit refunds to their Self-Managed Super Funds and to themselves Paying… Read More >>
Grasp the opportunity to save tax BEFORE 30 June With the end of financial year (EOFY) approaching quickly, NOW is the time to discuss with us the actions you can take before 30 June to reduce your tax and grow your wealth. For 2018, key… Read More >>
Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are not money but are capital gains tax (CGT) assets If an SMSF transacts in cryptocurrencies, SMSF trustees and members need to be aware of the tax consequences. In each case these will depend on the nature of the SMSF’s circumstances. SMSFs… Read More >>
The team at OBT are here to help you make smart financial decisions now so you can have a bright financial future. One way we do that is through careful tax planning! If you haven’t met with us yet, now is the time to contact… Read More >>
Year End Tax Planning for 2017 We are fast approaching the end of the financial year, and now is the time to review your financial position for the year to date. Over the coming weeks, you will have a once-off opportunity to review your taxation… Read More >>
The 2015/16 Budget introduced a number of generous concessions for small businesses, with tax relief being the single most significant business benefit item in this Budget. We look at the specific concessions relevant to each business category.