Health

Changes to your Maxxia Card

Hood Sweeney Securities Life Risk Specialist Mark Mullins* says the Maxxia Wallet card can help you spend and save smarter. The new card will offer discounts at retailers and restaurants, including every day, entertainment and wellbeing offers with the Smarter Savings program.

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Dental Practice Report

Running a successful dental practice that balances patient care and profitability has never been more challenging, according to a recent Bank of Queensland study. That’s why it’s important to have an appropriate business strategy, says Hood Sweeney’s Health Team leader Lisa Hickey.

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New meal entertainment salary sacrifice arrangements

Health employees could be eligible for tax savings on meal entertainment thanks to recent changes in Fringe Benefit Tax rules.

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Creating Wealth

Hood Sweeney’s Financial Planning Team explains the importance of having an expert to devise your personal strategy.

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Setting Service Fees

Establishing a service trust to run your medical practice is an important tool for tax and asset protection but it’s essential to follow the tax rules on setting service fees.

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Tax tips for new dental contractors

While it might seem relatively simple to start as a contractor, it’s important to have your taxation reporting structures in place.

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Practice set up for success

You might think that you’ve done the hard yards in qualifying to become a private practitioner but the transition from wage earner to business owner requires a lot more study and expert advice. A practice management seminar hosted by Hood Sweeney has some tips about how to make the most...

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Succession Planning

Succession in small and medium sized enterprises can be their biggest tests, particularly if there are few formal business arrangements between partners and no succession plan.

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