Tax

Single Touch Payroll

Single Touch Payroll (STP) is the biggest payroll reporting change in Australia’s history. It aims to assist Australians in receiving their full superannuation entitlements whilst providing greater transparency in the payroll process.

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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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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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Self Managed Super Funds offer flexibility and produce best results with professional support

It might seem simple to park your savings in a retail or industry superannuation fund if you are an employee or to invest in property as your nest egg if you are a business owner but are you making the most out of your retirement assets?

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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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Tax and retirement

They say that death and taxes are the main constants in life, and while 70 might be the new 60, there’s no avoiding the complex tax issues associated with ageing.

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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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