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A crippled outdated receipt.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3 Signs You're Using Outdated Accounting Software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 staff at Trekk Northern Rivers is working on the tips on applying for round 2 of the small business adaption grant.

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COVID-19: $10,000 grant for Queensland small biz doing it tough

SUMMARY: Round 2 of Small Business Adaption Grant opens on 1 July for up to $10,000 for QLD small businesses. (Annual turnover over $75k, fewer than...

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Three casual employees due for regularisation at a pastry shop prepare the customer's order.

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When is my casual worker considered permanent?

Under the Fair Work Act 2009, a casual employee may be classified as a permanent employee – and therefore be eligible for annual leave, sick leave...

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Gavin Weller of Trekk Advisory Brisbane talks to a businessman about how to avoid tax penalties.

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Avoid tax penalties by making your Trust Distribution Resolutions

Do you have a Discretionary Trust (also known as a Family Trust)? If yes, this is important, so please keep reading! In the lead-up to 30 June 2022,...

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A female entrepreneur listening to music in her bedroom after taking time off during covid-19.

7 min read

HR & COVID-19 Your rights and obligations to your team

We’re all aware of the huge disruptions and changes COVID-19 has brought both our personal, but professional lives over the last six weeks. We are...

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A business owner in her store wears a big smile because of the Jobkeeper scheme.

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Shining a spotlight on the JobKeeper Scheme

The $130 billion JobKeeper Scheme is the biggest financial lifeline package in Australia's History. Here, we shine a spotlight on the latest...

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A globe on hand masked from coronavirus relies on the government stimulus package.

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Here’s the details on Government Stimulus Package

The total being injected into the economy is now at $189 billion (following the $17.6 billion first economic stimulus package, $90 million from the...

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A female employer reviewing contracts as annualised wage arrangement changes.

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2020 Annualised wage arrangement changes - How will it affect you?

Employment relations for small businesses can be quite complex and it is difficult to keep up with frequent changes. But the cost to your business...

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An old computer with an old business system and softwares.

6 min read

Does Your Business Systems Give You a Sad Face?

"The Apprentice" lied. Business isn't as exciting as on TV. Nobody told you about the boring stuff — the spreadsheets, the software updates. But how...

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