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Aplus Newsletter Edition 1, March 2018
This edition provides an overview of cryptocurrencies, information about fringe benefit tax policies in relation to the private use of cars, a quick guide to understanding Chinese business culture and an overview of the benefits of good financial reporting for your business.Download PDF
Aplus Newsletter Edition 3, September 2017
This edition outlines some simple steps businesses can take to improve their cyber security, as well as information on the new rules for buying and selling property, tax fuel credits, tax incentives for early stage investors and insights into the difference between an efficient and an effective business.Download PDF
Tax Bookmark 2017/18
This tax bookmark includes key information and changes for 2017/18 on personal tax rates, company tax, fringe benefit tax as well as superannuation contributions caps.Download PDF
Aplus Newsletter Edition 2, June 2017
This edition provides a recap of the proposed changes to tax, superannuation and housing affordability measures in this year's Federal Budget. We also cover the tax cuts on the way for small businesses, things to look out for when completing your tax return and how an idea sketched on a beer coaster became the fastest TV sail racing series ever on Australian TV.
Aplus Newsletter Edition 1, March 2017
This edition provides advice on navigating business seasonality and getting the best performance from your people and looks at the top five changes to superannuation, a great example of a sustainable farming business model and present our take on the top SME trends and strategies for 2017.Download PDF
Aplus Newsletter Edition 3, September 2016
This edition provides advice on getting even more out of cloud accounting and investing in commercial properties with your SMSF. We also look at the 'Netflix' tax, SME business structures and if you're over 40, we've got some financial tips for you.
Tax Bookmark 2016/17
This tax bookmark includes key information and changes for 2016/17 on personal tax rates, capital gains tax, fringe benefit tax as well as superannuation contributions caps.Download PDF
Aplus Newsletter Edition 2, June 2016
This edition provides advice on improving productivity and tips on effective salary sacrificing. We also look at the myths surrounding the employee vs contractor rule, the history of a 150 year old vineyard and Multinational Anti-Avoidance Law in Australia.Download PDF
Aplus Newsletter Edition 1, March 2016
This edition provides advice on improving business profitability and our thoughts on a Not-for-Profit Treasurer’s role in the audit process. We also look at the key findings of a survey on major small business challenges, as well as the journey of a highly successful dance school business. We’re celebrating making it to the finals of the Client Choice Awards again, and Accru Felsers 75th Anniversary.Download PDF
Small Business Research Report
This Small Business Research Report, prepared by B-Star an Accru Hobart partner, identifies the top concerns of business owners, why they fail and how they can be helped to prosper.Download PDF
Doing Business in Australia
Australia has one of the strongest economies in the world and offers many advantages for investors, exporters and global companies looking for a base in the Asia Pacific Region.Download PDF
Aplus Newsletter Edition 3, September 2015
This issue examines the sophisticated systems the ATO has implemented to crackdown on taxable income, how to budget for small business and how to manage underperforming workers. We also share the success of Industrial Fittings Sales in the manufacturing industry.
Aplus Newsletter Edition 2, June 2015
This issue examines how the budget affects small and big businesses, considerations you should take when buying property within your SMSF and tips on making a business 'great'. We also share the growth story of Derwent Estate Wines - one of Tasmania's premier wineries.Download PDF
Aplus Newsletter Edition 1, March 2015
This issue looks at how SMEs can protect their business from fraud, pricing and its impact on profits and why you need business continuity plan. We also share the growth story of an award-winning digital advertising agency.Download PDF