What is PPSR?

The Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) Did you know: A retention of title clause on your invoice that states that goods you supply to a customer remain yours until your invoice is paid in full DOES NOT protect you on your own? There are many people unaware of the PPSR even though it came into…

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Breakfast Seminar – June 2018

With Special Guest – Craig James Business Initiatives invites you to join us for a complimentary breakfast seminar with special guest, CommSec’s Chief Economist, Craig James. Craig will focus on the current Australian Economy, recent Federal Budget changes and how they will affect the economic perspective. We are pleased to present one of Australia’s most respected…

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The 2018 Federal Budget

Here’s what you need to know about the 2018 budget update: Business Some help for business was extended: The instant-asset write off for purchases up to $20,000 will be extended for small businesses with turnover up to $10 million. This is fantastic for small business. $15 million over three years to the Australian Taxation Office…

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Changes to GST on Low Value Imported Goods

Since the GST system was introduced in 2000, imports of items that have cost less than $1,000 have been exempt from GST. From 1 July 2018, GST will apply to retail sales of low value physical goods ($1,000 or less) that have been imported to Australia and sold to consumers. The existing process to collect…

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I Feel Good…

I’m feeling bullish about the Australian economy! Over the past 2 years, the economy is on the up, 2017 was a good year and I expect 2018 to be even better. I wanted to share with you some of the good news out there: Our 2.8% economic growth was the best in 15 months and…

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5 Things You May Not Know About Equipment Finance

When it comes to getting finance for your new business vehicle/equipment there are so many different options and things to consider. Here are some of the things you may not know and may help you with your next car purchase. 1. Shop around for your car and your finance: Most of you would have seen…

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