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    • Evolution of innovative finance models continues

      SMEs and innovative debt financial model solutions through non bank lenders SMEs’ ability to grow and innovate is being stifled by current tightly-controlled lending practices by the major players in…

    • GST on imports: new rules for goods under $1,000

      Last month, Parliament passed legislation that will see GST applied to all consumer imports regardless of their value. Currently, imports below $1,000 are excluded from GST. The perceived preferential treatment…

    • Is it time to switch to flight mode?

      Same as many, I have a lot of demands on my time and various levels of stress and activity that builds throughout the year in ebbs and flows.  This last…

    • What did I miss? 1 July changes

      Changes to know about GST applies to digital products & services imported by consumers Small business $20k instant asset write-off extended until 30 June 2018 Company tax rate reduction to…

    • Investment Property: Pre and Post 30 June

      Anyone with investment property in Australia is probably feeling a little edgy with all the recent media attention on deductions, affordable housing, and negative gearing.  We take a look at…

    • What SMSFs must consider by 30 June

      The wide-ranging superannuation reforms come into effect on 1 July 2017. With the changes come a series of issues that SMSFs and their Trustees need to be across, even if…

    • BKR Americas Regional meeting in Louisville

      I must admit that my knowledge of Kentucky was pretty limited before I had the opportunity to travel as a guest representing BKR Asia Pacific region at the Americas annual…

    • Sporting grants to be released early

      Early program release Early Queensland State Government sporting grants will open 19th June. Funding programs will close 11th August. This is earlier than previously advised by the Department. $150,000 is available…

    • Building better businesses with Mindshop

      Members of the SRJ Walker Wayland leadership team recently attended the 2017 Mindshop Australasian conference at the Swissotel Hotel in Sydney. Growth through capability In keeping with ‘Growth through capability’…