Accountants at Henty Machinery Field Days

You never know what you might find at the Henty Machinery Field Days, including some of your local friendly Business Edge Accountants from Albury. We were there for all three days and enjoyed it all, taking it all in from sunny Tuesday to the rain on Thursday. We used this time as an opportunity to meet plenty of our current clients and potential new clients, but also help a few people get some understanding to some basic …

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Are you the Tax Man’s Target?

Do you work, then the answer is probably YES. In previous years the ATO has targeted a specific industry areas, like School Teachers, Tradies and Truck Drivers. This year however the ATO intends to target specific work related expenses instead and this means they are more likely to be targeting you and your Tax Return. These areas include: 1. Claiming a computer, phone or other electronic device as a work-related expense 2. Transporting bulky tools and equipment …

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Business Accountants Commonwealth Games TV Advertisement

Did you miss our advertisement on Channel Ten during the Commonwealth Games this year. We pride ourselves on being different and not your average accountant, we can talk in a language that helps you get and understanding of more than just numbers and a Tax Return. Get more results and look for more advice and a new direction next time your at Business Edge Accountants. We’ll you can still see it on our YouTube Channel if you …

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Are you ready for Business Growth?

CommSec: Australia is poised for more economic growth, are you ready for growth? Despite the toughest budget in years CommSec believes that the Australian economy is relatively strong with a predicted economic growth rate between 2.75 and 3.0 percent. You and your business need to be ready for change at every corner and as your local accountant, were here to help you and your business growth strategies. Key Figures 2014 Year End 2015 Mid Year Predicted Cash …

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Rental Properties

Rental Properties & Tax Returns

Living in Albury Wodonga has its perks, with some of the highest growth and investment opportunities for rental markets in Australia. A Rental Property can be a great investment  and it can also help your Tax Return and be very advantageous for people with high taxable incomes when it comes to holding a property that’s properly negatively geared. Rental Property Tax Returns can be very complex and a difficult area to navigate for most people and it’s important …

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Fixed Price Agreements & Cloud Solutions with Xero or QuickBooks Online

Business Edge Accountants offers a fixed price accounting and taxation service which uses the QuickBooks Online, MYOB Live and Xero Online Accounting Systems. They suit small to medium sized business owners who are looking for proactive advice to grow and manage their business. If you’re looking to take your business to the next level, it’s time to look for a solution that can provide the platform to make that happen.  A Cloud Solution that fits you and …

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Lodging Your Tax Return for 2014

It’s that time of year, everyone is getting their payment summary and getting ready to see if they will get a Tax Refund. Each year you have to prepare and lodge a Tax Return in Australia if you earn a Taxable Income, generally over $18,000. Some other people need to lodge a Tax Return to assist with Centrelink or Child Support payments, or just to get back their Franking Credits from Dividends. Tax Returns have to be …

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Individual Tax Return People

Is MyTax for You?

The boring old tax return has come a long way since the old ‘Tax Pack’ days and the legislation just keeps on getting bigger and more complex as the years roll on. The Government has recently announced the roll out of the new MyTax system. Users all over Australia will be receiving text messages to inform them over the coming weeks. There has been a fair bit of controversy along the way too, like serious security concerns and lodgement …

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Getting Paid – Debt Collection Tips

It goes without saying that a business needs cash flow to keep operating.  If too many customers forget, delay or refuse to pay, your business could end up in serious trouble! If you’re having trouble, you need to act now and look to make some changes, and keep them in place and on task. Debt collection is an aspect of cash flow management where a lot of businesses under perform.  However, it doesn’t have to be difficult.  …

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12 Ways to Reduce Your Tax

The end of the 2013/14 financial year is almost here, so now’s the time to review what strategies you can use to minimise your tax. Your end of year tax planning starts now, there is no time for you not to miss out on an opportunity. Take the time to read the information below and feel free to contact us to find out more or make an appointment to make the change.  #1 | Superannuation Contributions Individuals …

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