Want to do business with the Federal Government? Start E-invoicing
As part of its recently announced Digital Business Plan, the Federal Government has committed AUD3.6 million towards mandating the adoption of electronic invoicing for all Commonwealth government agencies. The move aims to encourage greater adoption amongst businesses supplying to government and within their supply chains. The mandate comes into effect as of 1 July 2022 and… Continue reading Want to do business with the Federal Government? Start E-invoicing
60% of small businesses shut down within first 3 years: H&R Block has ‘Grants for Growth’ to stop it
With more than 60%  of small businesses shutting down within their first three years, Australia’s leading tax accountants, H&R Block are offering small business and start-up’s a helping hand with the initiative; ’Grants for Growth’. Now in its second year, the grant offers support to budding entrepreneurs who need an extra boost to transform… Continue reading 60% of small businesses shut down within first 3 years: H&R Block has ‘Grants for Growth’ to stop it
Happy new financial year! A small business guide to the tax changes
By Matthew Prouse, Head of Industry, Xero Australia New financial year, new obligations and opportunities… If you’re like most small business owners, you’re probably focused on closing out the 2018-19 financial year. But it’s worth taking a moment to consider the year ahead too. There are new regulations to be aware of in 2019-20 –… Continue reading Happy new financial year! A small business guide to the tax changes
Why document management is critical for small business growth
Byline: Scott Crosby, CEO, Upstream The merit in going paperless for small and medium businesses (SMBs) is clear: digitally stored documents, information, and files save businesses time, money, and resources. SMBs are increasingly taking up document management technology to better manage their finances, customer data, and employee details, leaving behind the physical paperwork proven to hold… Continue reading Why document management is critical for small business growth
Are you making any of these 7 mistakes when hiring payroll staff?
By Tracy Angwin, CEO and payroll expert at Australian Payroll Association Are you looking to hire new payroll people? Payroll staff are an integral part of any organisation, whether it be in a finance or HR capacity. However, the reality is that it’s a specialist set of knowledge and skills that are unique to the… Continue reading Are you making any of these 7 mistakes when hiring payroll staff?