If you operate or are planning to operate a small business as a registered company or under a registered business name, this brochure is for you.

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2017 Summer Business Bulletin

This edition considers a general summary of the tax treatment of Christmas giving, superannuation changes and year-end reminders. Download your copy here
Small business owner working together with their accountant
Most accountants and bookkeepers claim poor bookkeeping extends the time they spend on a set of accounts by 50% or more. This extra time means higher fees to keep your books in order.

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Financial news small business

2017 Autumn Business Bulletin

Tips on FBT year-end recordkeeping, Human Resources and purchasing motor vehicles for business.
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Single Touch Payroll

Single Touch Payroll is a reporting change for employers.
It means employers will report payments such as salaries and wages, pay as you go (PAYG) withholding and super information to us directly from their payroll solution at the same time they pay their employees.
Employers may need to update their payroll solution to report through Single Touch Payroll.
For employers with 20 or more employees, Single Touch Payroll reporting starts from 1 July 2018. Read full article here.

Financial news Small Business

2017 Winter Business Bulletin

This edition reviews the Federal Budget 2017 and tips on paying off your homeloan sooner
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Business bulletin. Shares as income stream

2017 spring business bulletin

Tips on shares as an income stream. But we also look at Estate planning and small business Tax Concessions. Download your copy here.
Business bulletin summer 2018

Summer 2018 Business Bulletin

 In this 2018 Summer Edition, we look at working capital loans. We also look at the key steps of starting out in business, and examine the rental property deduction crackdown. Download your copy here. 




What is the sharing economy?


Watch this short video from the ATO to find out more. Or visit https://ato.gov.au/sharingeconomy

News re Superannuation Tax Single touch payroll
In this edition you will learn about burning tax issues, extra capacity for small business owners and key-man insurance. Get your copy here.


ShipShape Accounts is member of Institute of Public Accountants and Australian Bookkeepers Network and is registered with the tax practitioners board.
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