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Generational Business Succession

Generational succession
Generational succession: Do your kids really want to take over your business?

Generational succession – handing your business across to your kids or family – sounds simple enough, but many families end up in dispute right at the point when the parents, business, and children are most vulnerable.

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Selling a Property

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What everyone selling a property valued at $750k or more needs to know

Every vendor selling a property needs to prove that they are a resident of Australia for tax purposes

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What employers need to know about FBT 2017

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We know that no one likes to pay tax and certainly no more tax than they should.  But very few people want to be on the wrong side of an Australian Taxation Office (ATO) audit where fees and penalties are paid for neglecting your obligations.

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Penalty rates and the impact of change

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It was hard to miss the debate about The Fair Work Commission (FWC) move to cut Sunday and public holiday penalty rates.
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Coffee in the Cloud

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This blog is a little unusual — I am dredging up an old blog I wrote but never published. Here’s an extract from the ‘old’ blog and I’ll pick you up again down below.

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Time to trade in your business structure?

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If I said, ‘you could only drive one vehicle for the next 5 years’, what would you buy?

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10 Ways to kick start your ‘paperless office’ journey

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‘Oops I forgot to buy a photocopier!’.

These were my first words after upgrading Drive’s office hardware and realising that I not only failed to upgrade the photocopier; I failed to replace it. (more…)

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Post and Perish

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Why am I happy that one of your suppliers just increased their price by 43% and decreased their service delivery time by 400%?

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Xerocon

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What do you call 1,600 Accountants and Bookkeepers in a room, wearing formal attire, dancing and partying?

Xerocon … and you thought I had accounting joke for you.

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Tips to understanding SEO

Search Engine Optimization
Drive Xero Accountants Brisbane spoke with Josh Barter at White Crow Digital to get the rundown on the world of SEO.

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