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ATO warning on Stimulus Packages

With the raft of Stimulus packages being released to assist small business through the COVID-19 crisis, the ATO has reminded taxpayers of integrity rules to ensure funds reach the desired target. Below is a summary of the Boosting Cash Flow for Employers measure and issues to be considered. The  Boosting Cash Flow for Employers measure...
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Payroll Tax support for businesses impacted by Coronavirus

IMPORTANT UPDATE – PAYROLL TAX The WA Government has announced a range of Payroll Tax measures to support businesses impacted by the coronavirus, including an important amendment to the previous “option to defer”: The Payroll Tax threshold will be increased to $1 million on 1 July 2020. This brings the increase forward from the previously planned date...
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Economic Stimulus Package #3 – JobKeeper payment

Brealey Quill Kenny We hope all our valued clients are keeping well in these uncertain times. The team at BQK is now predominately working from home in line with social distancing guidelines. All appointments are now being held via telephone, email, facetime, skype or video conferencing. However, our office will remain open , should you...
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Economic Stimulus Package #2 – Details so far

Brealey Quill Kenny We would like to assure all our clients that BQK is well prepared and able to continue to conduct our services and provide advice and guidance through these difficult times. As of today, we will make arrangements for all existing appointments to be held via telephone, email, facetime, skype or video conferencing....
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Coronavirus – Company Update

To our valued clients, In these uncertain times we wanted to reach out and let you know that team at BQK is available to help in any way we can. We are closely monitoring the evolving Coronavirus information and adapting our business continuity plan to protect the health and well-being of the BQK team and...
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Coronavirus – WA State Government Package – Relief for Businesses and Households

COVID-19 economic response: Relief for businesses and households $607 million stimulus package to support WA households and small businesses in the wake of COVID-19 $402 million to freeze household fees and charges until at least July 1, 2021 Freeze will apply to entire ‘household basket’, including electricity, water, motor vehicle charges, emergency services levy and...
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Economic Stimulus Package #1 – Details so Far

As you are most likely aware the Government has announced a $17.6 billion investment package to support the economy as we brace for the impact of the coronavirus. The yet to be legislated four-part package focuses on business investment, sustaining employers and driving cash into the economy. Here’s what we know so far: From 12...
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Tax Office Launches Tip Off Services

Brealey Quill Kenny Accountants advise the Tax Office has launched a whistle-blower hotline that encourages people to expose business owners who are suspected of operating in the black economy. The hotline went live at the start of this financial year and details can be found on the ATO website. The focus of the service will...
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Brealey Quill Kenny clients who are involved in Manufacturing should Act Now

Just this week the Federal Government announced a $160 million fund to help small & medium manufacturing businesses invest in new technology. This grant is quite unique as eligible expenditure includes the purchase of plant & equipment (including design, engineering & automation) – expenditure which is normally excluded from government grants. Clients of Brealey Quill...
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It’s Tax Time, Brealey Quill Kenny discuss what to consider

With the 2019 tax return preparation season now in full swing, there are a few things to consider to ensure lodgement of your return is completed seamlessly, and that it doesn’t attract the attention of the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). Income Statements, myGov and Single Touch Payroll Since 1 July 2018, many employers have been...
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ATO warning on Stimulus PackagesWith the raft of Stimulus packages being released to assist small business through the COVID-19 crisis, the ATO has reminded taxpayers of integrity rules to ensure funds reach the desired target. Below is a summary...
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