Pete Tuppurainen

Pete has a Bachelor of Commerce from University of New England and is a Chartered Accountant. He has over 20 years experience in Public Practice, specifically in Business Services; Virtual CFO, Advisory for SME’s, Audit, Business Valuations, Strategic Planning, IT Focused Solutions and Taxation. Outside of work, Pete is the founder & treasurer of Mount Isa Music Festival, the entertainment coordinator of the Mount Isa Rotary Rodea and resident bass player in local band “Bull Dust”.

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Levelling Up: A Guide to Navigating the New Digital Games Tax Offset

Hello, Innovators! Let's dive into an exciting opportunity brewing up in the digital games industry. As you may already know, this sector holds the crown as the most substantial creative sector worldwide and one of the fastest growing, no less....

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Rental properties in Australia monitored by the ATO.

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ATO launches assault on rental property owners

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has launched a full-on assault on rental property owners who incorrectly report income and expenses.

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The staff of Trekk Advisory Mt. Isa talk about the 2022-23 budget 2.0 for business and employers.

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2022-23 Budget 2.0 – Business & Employers

With seven months before the 2023-24 Budget released in May 2023, this Budget is a shuffling of the deck not a new set of cards. And to continue the...

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Charging the proposed FBT-free electric car

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How will the proposed FBT-free Electric Cars work?

New legislation before Parliament, if enacted, will make zero or low emission vehicles FBT-free. We explore who can access the concession and how.

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A crippled outdated receipt.

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3 Signs You're Using Outdated Accounting Software

Accounting software expedites all the financial aspects of a small business in Australia — accounts payable and receivable, general ledger, revenue,...

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A business professional is working on tax and cryptocurrency accounts at the computer.

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Cryptocurrency and Tax Time (ABC Interview)

Is cryptocurrency tax-free? Can the government tax cryptocurrency? Can the ATO see my crypto transactions? Pete Tuppurainen, the part-owner of our...

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A Covid -19 cases forecast that impacts cash flow planning.

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What COVID-19 Has Taught Us About Cash Flow Planning

With everything going on right now, it feels like we have no control. And that's scary. But while scientists (and governments) can't predict the...

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Buying business is like spotting a lemon in a glass jar with ice.

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Thinking about buying a business? Here's how to spot a lemon.

Remember that trip to the second-hand car yard to buy your first car? Remember being drawn to the car with the glossy exterior and shining mags? It...

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A man with a phone in hand, wallet, eyeglasses and a beer on the desk reflects on the important numbers of his business.

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So, what's your number?

As accountants and business advisors helping business owners achieve their goals, we meet with different clients every day. We might meet with a...

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