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31 May 2018

3 vital questions to ask before you buy a business

Before you buy a business, it’s important to complete a risk assessment to make sure you’re not about to get into a risky business.

30 May 2018

Amnesty for businesses with unpaid superannuation

Behind on super payments to your employees? The ATO has announced a 12-month amnesty to allow you to catch up on these payments without penalty.

29 May 2018

Time to prepare for WA's plastic bag ban

From 1 July 2018, lightweight single-use plastic bags will be banned statewide. See what you need to do to prepare.

23 May 2018

Common business disputes and how to handle them

If your business is involved in some kind of a dispute, you’re not alone – and help is available. Here are some of the most common disputes in small business, followed by what you can do about them.

22 May 2018

How to use Google AdWords

While it might seem like a lot to get your head around, running an effective Google AdWords campaign could have significant benefits for your business.

22 May 2018

7 things to investigate before you buy a franchise

Buying a franchise can be a great pathway to running your own business. Before signing one, make sure you’ve sought advice and considered these seven key areas.

17 May 2018

Protect your business from scammers

Follow these quick and easy tips to make sure you don’t get caught out by scammers targeting your business.

14 May 2018

What the State Budget means for you

Wondering how the 2018-19 WA State Budget will impact on you and your business? We’ve put together this summary to help.

10 May 2018

What the Federal Budget means for small business

The 2018 Federal Budget includes personal income tax cuts and the extension of the instant write-off provision. See what applies to you and how to take advantage of it.

07 May 2018

Tax planning tips to maximise your return

Learn about the strategies you can put in place before 30 June to maximise your business’ tax return.

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