Changes to Capital Gains Tax Main Residence Exemption for Non-tax Residents

In December 2019 the government passed laws that affect the main residence exemption for non-tax residents. If you are a non-resident of Australia, for tax purposes, you may need to consider selling your Australian family home before 30 June 2020*. *Note: This article was drafted before the Coronavirus pandemic which has had a significant impact on the value of residential homes. While for tax purposes it may be appropriate to…  Read more

Boosting Cash Flow for Employers incentive

In response to the current economic climate, legislation has now been put in place by the Government to provide temporary cash flow assistance and incentives to support small to medium businesses that have been affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We want you to be at the forefront of these assistance measures, to ensure that you receive the correct information and proper entitlements, to assist your business during these difficult times. Our team…  Read more

Why Your Company Should Consider Using a Business Advisor

A good business advisor will build upon decades of experience across multiple industries, to deliver deep insights and knowledge of your business and the wider competitive landscape.  They can best be described as a knowledgeable, accessible, motivated and forward-thinking professional, who will work closely with you to achieve both your business and personal goals – think of them as a high-end coach for your business!   Whether it is working with you to protect your assets, fund your business growth, or develop an exit…  Read more

Should You Buy a Motor Vehicle in Your Business Name or Personal Name?

We are often asked this question many times by business clients who are purchasing a new motor vehicle. Unfortunately, there is no standard answer. It depends on many factors such as the cost of the car, its operating costs and its usage. Here are a few points to bear in mind when working out what will give you the biggest tax deductions when buying a motor vehicle: Motor Vehicle Purchased…  Read more

Allan Hall Business Advisors named Finalist in 2020 Client Choice Awards

Our team at Allan Hall Business Advisors are excited to announce that we have been named as a finalist in the 2020 Client Choice Awards for Best Accounting and Consulting Services Firm (<30m revenue). The Client Choice Awards recognise best practice in the professional services industry and are based on clients’ votes for professional services firms in Australia and New Zealand. There are no panels, judges or self-nominations. Clients’ ratings…  Read more

Important Client Announcement: myGovID to replace AUSkey

Come April 1, 2020, you will no longer be able to use AUSkey to access the ATO’s Business Portal Will this change affect your business? If your business is currently utilising the ATO’s Business Portal, you will soon need to change the way in which you access this portal. Previously, AUSkey has been used to enable access to the ATO’s Business Portal. Come April 1, 2020 AUSkey will be replaced…  Read more

Allan Hall named finalist in numerous firm-wide categories, including the Australian Accounting Awards 2019

Allan Hall Business Advisors continues to impress with individual, network and firm-wide awards and accolades, with our latest nomination as finalists in 6 categories of the Australian Accounting Awards 2019, Women in Finance Awards and HR Manager of the Year. For further details and a full list of our recent awards, click below.

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