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Single Touch Payroll

Say goodbye to group certificates

Since July 1, 2018 businesses with more than 19 employees have been required to report their employees’ wages/salaries, tax and super to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) through Single Touch Payroll (STP). From July 1, 2019 this will now be extended to include businesses with 19 or fewer employees. Once the changeover has been made…

When should I register for GST?

The goods and services tax (GST) is a broad based tax of 10% on most goods and services. A small business or sole trader must register for GST once they have an annual turnover of $75,000 ($150,000 for not-for-profits). However, this isn’t the whole story. GST registration – the nitty gritty If you aren’t registration…

Are you planning for success?

Thinking about starting your own business in the Cessnock area? In the world of start-ups, it can seem like you need to be able to blog about your multi-million-dollar turnover (which you made in your first year) before you can consider yourself a success. The capacity to innovate or to come up with something fresh…