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Keeping your info secure

On 14 August 2018 / Small Business, Work Life Balance

Technology is a great way for businesses to increase productivity and stay relevant in today's economy. But individuals and businesses need to be aware that today's technology can leave you vulnerable to cybercrime if...

How cloud-based technology can help your business

On 19 June 2018 / Small Business

We now live in an era where every aspect of business management that used to be on paper is now done digitally. What’s more, we are rapidly moving into a period where everything that was once done online. This is an exciting time for business owners as...

The Easter Bunny wants you to count your eggs and employees this Sunday

On 1 April 2018 /

This Sunday, when you're running around with the kids on an easter egg hunt, take a moment to take stock of your employees. ...

Is this the end of Cash being King?

On 21 March 2018 / Small Business, Tax, Work Life Balance

One of the ATO and Commonwealth’s key focuses in recent times has been the cash and hidden economy.


Particularly, the ATO is concerned about businesses who advertise ‘cash-only’ or deal mainly in cash. We can see that the ATO and the...

Key Changes to FBT for 2018

On 21 March 2018 / Small Business, Tax

Fringe benefits are an important part of business and can be a useful way of attracting quality staff. However, if you're going to provide fringe benefits to your staff, you need to be aware of your taxation obligations.
Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT...

Choosing your business structure

On 1 March 2018 / Small Business, Tax

Australia’s complex tax laws and regulations make it time-consuming and costly to choose a small business structure. Jigsaw Tax & Advisory can provide guidance and assistance in helping you choose the correct structure for your business. The choice...

Cryptocurrency - How tax affects the blockchain currencies?

On 22 January 2018 / Superannuation, Tax

For decades, accountants and tax authorities have grappled with how to value, trade and eventually tax intangibles. Over time, we’ve come up with ways to effectively manage intangibles such as brand names, rights, trademarks, systems and even how much...

Wages - cash or on the books?

On 13 March 2017 / Small Business, Superannuation

 

Many businesses continue to pay their staff cash wages for a variety of reasons - but what's in it for you - the employer?

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DocuSign from 1 July 2015

On 24 June 2015 / Small Business

Jigsaw Tax has invested in new technology to enable most documents to be signed electronically.

From 1 July:
– if you are in our office, you will be asked to sign on our tablet rather than a paper document
– instead of mailing...

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