5 Tax Planning tips for 2019

With the end of the 2019 financial year approaching us fast, I’ve collated some simple year-end tax planning tips. Tax planning should be done on a regular basis throughout the year but these tips are especially relevant to consider just before the end of the financial year. The below suggestions may assist taxpayers to legitimately…

House Australia

What is depreciation and how does it work?

What is depreciation? As a building gets older and items within it wear out, they depreciate in value. The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) allows property investors to claim a deduction relating to the building and fixtures it contains. Depreciation can be claimed by any owner of an income producing property. This deduction essentially reduces the…

Xerocon Aptus Accounting and Advisory Sydney

Xerocon 2018

  Last week I had the privilege of spending time with the Aptus team at the always awesome Xerocon. Xerocon is the largest accounting technology conference in Australasia and is a chance for accountants, bookkeepers, tech providers and others in our industry to network and learn in an inspiring and innovative environment. At Xerocon the…