The Bullet Proof Jacket Act

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 [...]

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

Hall Chadwick Association Newsletter: Summer 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. [...]

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

HCM News Summer Edition 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. [...]

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

Tax Time Monthly November 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 [...]

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

NAB Group Economics – India Growth Puzzle

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, [...]

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

Proudly hosting leaders from Indian business

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 [...]

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

Tax Time Monthly October 2017

In this month's edition of Tax Time Monthly, Hall Chadwick looks at last month's Bills to limit deduction claims for travel and depreciation on residential properties impose a vacancy fee for foreign owners of residential real estate implement the First Home Super Saver Scheme allow contributions for eligible homeowners over 65. We also look [...]

2017-12-20T16:14:53+00:00 October 5th, 2017|

India Desk Spring 2017

Welcome to our latest edition of Hall Chadwick Melbourne’s India Desk Spring 2017. In this edition, we report on AIBC's Business Dinner with special guests TATA Coffee and India's continued economic growth in the June Quarter. We are delighted to once again host the Indo Chamber of Commerce's 16th Business Mission on Tuesday October [...]

2017-12-20T16:15:57+00:00 September 21st, 2017|

HCM News Spring Edition

In this HCM News Spring Edition we’ve included the latest updates from the ATO on how to interpret and apply the July 1 changes of superannuation legislation reform. We also look at: New CGT cap for downsizers Foreign resident CGT withholding for long property settlements GST obligations for onshore suppliers of low-value goods Superannuation Guarantee [...]

2017-12-20T16:16:42+00:00 September 20th, 2017|