Navigating the 2020-21 Budget: Top tips for businesses
Business investment is a key theme in the 2020-21 Budget. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announced tax changes that are a “game changer” in the way Australian businesses manoeuvre out of one of the worst recessions on record. These changes hope to incentivise capital expenditure and support businesses to offset losses that have been widespread during the… Continue reading Navigating the 2020-21 Budget: Top tips for businesses
Has the Budget delivered for small businesses?
Guest authored by Sam Allert, CEO of Reckon With 23 per cent of small businesses concerned they won’t exist this time next year without Government support, there were many eager business owners waiting to hear what the Budget delivered on Tuesday evening. A pre-budget survey conducted by Reckon interviewed over 1000 small businesses and found… Continue reading Has the Budget delivered for small businesses?
Accountants welcome business tax changes in the 2020-21 Budget
The business tax changes under the 2020-21 Budget have been met with positive feedback from professional accounting bodies and tax experts. Two of the key announcements under the Government’s business investment strategy are the immediate expensing and loss carry-back provisions for businesses with an annual turnover of up to $5 billion. Under immediate expensing, businesses… Continue reading Accountants welcome business tax changes in the 2020-21 Budget
What the Budget means for startups
In what is being dubbed the “jobs budget” the 2020-21 Budget was the opportunity for the Morrison Government to lay out the blueprint for a post COVID-19 economic recovery. Whilst the Budget will land Australia in a $214 billion deficit, the startup sector has seen fruit from the plan, with many measures put in place… Continue reading What the Budget means for startups
Government backflips on RDTI cuts with a $2 billion boost
Last night, the Government announced a $2 billion investment into Research & Development Tax Incentives (RDTIs), scrapping a previously proposed $1.8 billion cut and a $4 million tax refund cap. The changes will apply from 1 July 2021 and will support more than 11,400 companies that claim the RDTI. In addition to the $2 billion… Continue reading Government backflips on RDTI cuts with a $2 billion boost