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  • Contractor or employee? Defining workers in the gig economy

    A former Foodora Australia delivery rider, Joshua Klooger, recently won an unfair dismissal claim despite a service agreement that classified him as an independent contractor. We explore the implications of the case.  Pivotal to the Fair Work Commission’s decisionwas the classification by Foodora of Mr Klooger as an independent contractor. The “Corporate Rider” was employed under […]

  • Want to Get Paid Faster

    Xero online invoicing – a faster way to get paidXero online invoicing removes the limitations of using traditional paper invoices to get paid.Xero’s built-in online invoicing features let your business carry out the whole invoice process electronically. There are key tools for creating repeat invoices, taking online payments, tracking sales revenues and chasing up any […]

  • Getting to know the Xero Dashboard

    Getting to know the Xero DashboardThe Xero Dashboard is a one-stop hub for all your key financial information.The dashboard is where you’ll see what’s in your bank account, who’s paid your invoices, and which supplier bills are due for payment – all customisable to show you the important numbers and metrics you need to stay […]

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    New Year… More Deductions

    The new financial year is here, and with a new financial year comes the familiar hustle and bustle of getting your paperwork together and lodging with a Business Edge Accountants. We know that lodging your tax returns with MYGOV can seem quick and painless, but it still has its downsides when half of the items […]

  • Book in you 2017 Tax Return at our Albury Office

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    End of Year adjustments to make saving by tax planning INVESTMENT PROPERTY DEPRECIATION If you own a rental property and haven’t already done so, arrange for the preparation of a Property Depreciation Report to allow you to claim the maximum amount of depreciation and building write-off deductions on your rental property. PRIVATE COMPANY (“DIV 7A”) […]

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    LEGALLY SAVE TAX – Week 2 – Super Strategies to save you CASH!

    Save on Tax this year with this Super Strategy! MAXIMISE DEDUCTIBLE SUPER CONTRIBUTIONS The concessional superannuation cap for 2018 is $25,000 for people of all ages. Do not go over this limit or you will pay more tax! The non-concessional contributions cap for the 2017/18 has been reduced to $100,000. Individuals with total superannuation balance […]