How Well Protected Is Your Business?

2017-12-21T10:40:48+00:00 December 21st, 2017|

Contributed by Ian Gibson of Hall Chadwick Wealth Advisory Pty Ltd (AFSL 495306) Business Insurance is often overlooked by business owners due to a lack of understanding of what is available. If you’re like many business owners you have already insured the physical assets of your business from theft, fire and damage. BUT, have [...]

Tax Time Monthly December 2017

2017-12-20T17:02:22+00:00 December 20th, 2017|

In this December edition of Hall Chadwick's Tax Time Monthly we look at: law to limit on deductions for travel and depreciation on residential properties is now in place employers with 20 or more employees to report salaries and wages to ATO via Single Touch Payroll from 1 July 2018 legislation now in draft for purchasers [...]

Mandatory Data Breach Notification Laws come into play February 2018

2017-12-21T10:29:08+00:00 December 14th, 2017|

Contributed by Brian Hay, Cultural Cyber Security What does this mean? That from 23 February 2018 you are obliged by law to report to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner and any potentially affected individuals of an "eligible data breach". Who does this effect? Generally, if your organisation generates a revenue of more [...]

The Bullet Proof Jacket Act

2017-12-21T10:27:48+00:00 December 13th, 2017|

Personal Property Security Act. Get it right and it may save your business. Get it wrong and it could be the end. Dramatic yes but that is the reality of this newsletter and we implore all business clients to sign off on their business’ understanding and implementation of the Personal Property Security Act (colloquially [...]

Hall Chadwick Association Newsletter: Summer 2017

2017-12-20T16:11:22+00:00 December 12th, 2017|

We are pleased to welcome everyone to the Summer issue of the Hall Chadwick Association Newsletter. Brendan Vaughan, outgoing Chairman of the Hall Chadwick Association, writes in his foreword about finding the balance between work goals and life goals when directing an accounting practice, managing staff and the expectations of clients. [...]

HCM News Summer Edition 2017

2017-12-20T16:10:35+00:00 December 6th, 2017|

Welcome to the final edition of HCM News for 2017. In this Summer edition we look at important updates and proposed changes to individual, business and superannuation tax legislation. Rigby Cooke Lawyers are guest contributors and provide insight on how to deal with a workplace disciplinary process when it is disrupted by the employee’s absence. [...]

Tax Time Monthly November 2017

2017-12-20T16:13:07+00:00 November 14th, 2017|

In this edition of Tax Time Monthly, Hall Chadwick looks at last month’s tax issues: Qualifying criteria for the reduced corporate tax rate Satisfying the ‘given’ to trustee requirement of a Binding Death Benefit Nomination. AFL player and coach payments for image rights are taxable wages. Cleaning service contracts are not employment agency contracts. Please [...]

NAB Group Economics – India Growth Puzzle

2017-12-20T16:13:54+00:00 October 25th, 2017|

The Indian economy has slowed considerably since the first half of 2016. The demonetisation program and the recently-implemented GST legislation were disruptive factors. They, nevertheless, do not account for the slowdown in its entirety. The Indian economy enjoyed windfall gains through lower oil prices, the effect of which has largely been eroded. Looking ahead, [...]

Proudly hosting leaders from Indian business

2017-12-20T16:12:14+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

This week we proudly hosted the Indo Australian Chamber of Commerce and their 16th Business Mission Delegates in our office in Collins Street. The event brought together leaders from business, industry and government for an evening of networking with around thirty members of the delegation. Delegates on the Business Mission represented outsourcing and BPO [...]