Marketing your small business can be one of the most exciting parts of business ownership. What makes it so exciting is that there is not one cut-and-dried way to promote a business. In fact, when you consider all of the possible combinations of marketing activities, there are thousands of ways to get the word out…Details
Sometimes SMSFs are referred to as family superannuation funds due to the ability to have mum, dad and two children as members in the fund. However, is this actually a good idea? What happens if there is a fight in the SMSF between parents and children? This article, by Bryce Figot of DBA Lawyers, considers…Details
In this Video Dennis Jones and Damien Butler, talk about Asset Protection and Restructuring of Business. There are many ways to protect your personal assets from business risks. Watch this Video to learn more.
With interest rates at historical lows, property investment is rapidly becoming one of the most popular ways to build wealth to secure your financial future. But how do you find a property in a location that will give you good capital growth and help to ensure the investment is a success? In this article, we…Details
What are collectables and personal use assets? Section 62A of the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993 (SIS Act) provides that the regulations may make rules in relation to trustees of self-managed superannuation funds (SMSF) making, holding and realising investments involving collectables and personal use assets. Collectables and personal use assets include: artwork jewellery antiques artefacts…Details
A brilliant business idea is only the first of many steps on the road to success. Ultimately, your success will be decided not by the idea, but its execution. Taking the time to step back, think objectively and plan for its implementation is a crucial process for any start-up, no matter how big or small.…Details
George Smith is an experienced real estate agent who has been working in the industry for a number of years and completing his own tax returns. George has never maintained a log book for his car and has been estimating his business kilometres for his prior year deductions. He has not kept any receipts once…Details