August 9, 2019

Taxable Payments Annual Report | Recent Changes You Need To Know

If you have a business in the building, construction or cleaning industries, then you may have heard your accountant talk about Taxable Payments Annual Report (TPAR).
June 25, 2019

On the Streets for a Night | Braving The Cold At The 2019 Vinnies CEO Sleepout

A chilly 12-degree night with drizzling rain and nothing more than a cardboard box to keep dry and sheltered from the elements. On Thursday 20th June 2019, the longest night of the year, the 2019 Vinnies CEO Sleepout took place and we undertook the challenge of sleeping on the streets to help create awareness and funds for homelessness in Australia. This year, we had two attendees from the Walker Hill office, Alex Hanley and Nick Hill, take on a challenge that thousands of Australians face each night.
June 25, 2019

EOFY Claiming | What Receipts Should You Be Keeping?

Receipts, whether you’re collecting them in your wallet, a shoe box or electronically, by the end of a financial year, there always seems to be a large amount of them. Not wanting to miss out on deductions, you may cram receipts into files or, worse still, consider them an afterthought and scramble to find the information you need when the EOFY rolls through. It’s time to get the record straight on what you need to keep records of.
June 21, 2019

Prepare for the New Financial Year

In the pre-30 June period, we help many businesses prepare by highlighting the key areas that should be thought about, considered and actioned before 30 June to ensure that their business is ready. We’ve found that there are three main areas that businesses should focus on before the end of the financial year to help ensure success in the upcoming one.
June 20, 2019

Super Contribution Tax Deductions

With the end of the financial year quickly approaching, you may be thinking about the tax deductions you could be eligible for. Personal super contributions can be one area that you may be able to claim a tax deduction in if you have contributed to your super fund (other than employer paid superannuation).
May 23, 2019

How Business Tax Debt Can Affect Your Ability to Borrow

Tax debt is hard to talk about. The ATO can now report tax debts to Credit Reporting Bureaus, which can affect your credit score and ability to get finance.
May 17, 2019

Vinnies CEO Sleepout

Thousands of Australians face homelessness each night, a number that, as far as the Walker Hill Chartered Accountants team is concerned, is far too high. To help combat this issue, we are participating in the Vinnies CEO Sleepout again for the fifth year running.
May 1, 2019

Three Signs That It’s Time… To See Your Accountant

Visiting your accountant isn’t always on the top of your To Do list. However, having regular touch points with one of your most trusted advisors is the best way to ensure that you’re on track for your future ambitions, compliant and, overall, making it count.
April 16, 2019

Fringe Benefits Tax | The Full Breakdown

Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) is the tax payable by employers for benefits paid to an employee in place of salary or wages, such as salary sacrifice schemes and fuel tax credits. With the FBT year coming to an end on 31 March, it’s time to think about lodging if this tax applies to you.