We have all come to the end of the month and looked at our bank balance with horror. WHERE has the money gone? You might have unconsciously been spending more than you realised. Have you given thought to any of the below?
Happy EOFY! People not in the accounting trade will add the ‘S’ at the end, signifying the glorious time when prices on normally unattainable goods get slashed drastically. For accountants and business owners though, this isn’t a time to leaf through shopping catalogues. We knuckle down and start getting returns together. If you are concerned about doing yours, read through the tips below.
In business, as in life, people shop around for deals to save them money. It’s an instinct. In property investment, though, taking the cheap option isn’t the smartest idea. As the old saying goes, you need to spend money to make money! If you’re shaking your head, let’s look at some of the reasons why.
Going over your finances isn’t fun, unless it’s payday and the numbers have increased. Doing a financial reset at the beginning of the year, though, and setting goals will ease your anxiety in the long term.
‘Tax agent’ and ‘accountant’ are professions that people consider interchangeable, sometimes incorrectly. It’s normal to think they do the same thing. In reality, though, there are some big differences. Unless you’re in the accounting business you might not know them, so read on below.
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Your accountant, and the accounting field in general, suffers from stereotyping, rumours, and Chinese whispers. Some of them are insulting, and normally it’s water off a duck’s back. However, we’ve decided to put these rumours to rest once and for all.
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People who own businesses work as a bookkeeper for their own accounts after the shop closes. But after a long day it’s hard and, honestly, quite a nuisance to balance the books when you’re ready for the work day to be over. If you find yourself in this position as a tired business owner around the Woolloongabba area, our bookkeepers will help you out.
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The average working person might never have heard of a tax agent; you usually don’t until you really needed one. You’ve heard of an accountant, a bookkeeper and even a debt collector. Tax agents work in a niche field and are invaluable sources of help when the time comes.
Accountants have a lot of work on their plate; they analyse and generate reports, do in-depth account research for their clients and answer questions. Lots of them. Some are particular to a certain business, others are more general.