What’s New At MBA

January, 2018

 

Employee or Contractor: The pros and cons

Knowing you need help to run your trades business is half the challenge. Do you need an employee or contractor? We compare the two.

First Home Saver and Downsizing Schemes Law

The Parliament has passed legislation introducing the First Home Super Saver Scheme and the new downsizing rules for older people.

Top 13 Amazing Getaways

Holidays may be over but it only takes two days to make an awesome Staycation. Check out our tips for top Gold Coast weekend getaways.

FBT Exemptions and Concessions

Some benefits are exempt from fringe benefits tax (FBT) or receive concessional treatment.

5 Lessons for SMSFs from 2017 and How to Prepare for 2018

Self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustees had an eventful year thanks to July’s super changes and another roller coaster ride for financial markets. Here are some lessons from the experience and tips on how to prepare for the year ahead.

ATO Creates Specialist Task Force to Tackle Cryptocurrency Tax Evasion

The Australian Taxation Office is consulting with tax experts and lawyers to help it identify and track cryptocurrency transactions to ensure all taxes are being paid.