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Tax Basics for Small Business

Are you new to small business? The ATO TV 'Tax basics for small business' videos are here to help! For further information on tax and small business, contact our friendly team to help you out. http://tv.ato.gov.au/ato-tv/media?v=bd1bdiubu56dku

By | 2017-02-23T01:26:58+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Tax Basics for Small Business

New features for Xero

Xero's new feature effectively streamlines your client management process and puts their information front and centre. Contact us for more information on how Xero can help your business. https://www.xero.com/blog/2016/11/managing-your-clients-in-xero-hq/

By | 2017-01-18T23:39:35+00:00 January 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on New features for Xero

Slow wage increases may be set to change. Will this affect you?

Commodity prices have been surging over the past six months, and that bodes well for wage growth, says the Commonwealth Bank. Will this impact your business? http://www.businessinsider.com.au/australian-wages-are-growing-at-the-slowest-pace-on-record-but-that-could-soon-change-2017-1

By | 2017-01-18T23:37:58+00:00 January 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Slow wage increases may be set to change. Will this affect you?

Record Keeping for Small Businesses

It’s never too late to start a good record keeping system for your business. If you need assistance with this, do not hesitate to contact us 07 3890 4744 https://www.business.gov.au/news/record-keeping-for-small-business-owners

By | 2017-01-13T01:02:51+00:00 January 13th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Record Keeping for Small Businesses

Changes to the ‘backpacker tax’

As of 1st January there is a new tax rate for employees with visa's 417 or 462. See the ATO article if any of your staff are effected. https://www.ato.gov.au/newsroom/smallbusiness/employers/changes-to-the--backpacker-tax-/

By | 2017-01-13T01:00:32+00:00 January 13th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Changes to the ‘backpacker tax’

Outsource your Bookkeeping

Outsource your bookkeeping needs to BCR Bookkeeping. Our professional, friendly team of BAS Agents and Bookkeepers offer a range of services tailored to suit your individual needs. Call us on Phone: 07 3890 4744. Take a look at the below link for the top 7 reasons companies are outsourcing. https://www.thebalance.com/why-do-companies-outsource-2553035    

By | 2016-12-15T04:30:15+00:00 December 15th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Outsource your Bookkeeping

What is Cloud Accounting?

It's the use of accounting software where both the software and the data is stored online. You can access it remotely from any device that has an Internet connection – allowing you to do your finances more freely. With QuickBooks Online, you’ll benefit from the speed, simplicity and flexibility that comes from working in the [...]

By | 2016-12-07T23:16:22+00:00 December 7th, 2016|News|Comments Off on What is Cloud Accounting?

End of Financial Year Checklist for Small Business

With only 6 weeks until the end of financial year.. How ready are you for it? With EOFY approaching, it’s time to get your bookkeeping up-to-date. BCR Bookkeeping can assist with accounting systems, Bas Lodgement and all your bookkeeping needs. We have assembled this helpful checklist for small business owners to ensure all financial year [...]

By | 2015-05-25T00:10:57+00:00 May 25th, 2015|News|Comments Off on End of Financial Year Checklist for Small Business

WorkCover premiums to reduce from 1st July, 2014!

The Queensland Government has announced changes to the Queensland worker's compensation scheme - WorkCover. From the 1st July, 2014 the Queensland Worker's Compensation scheme will have the cheapest average rate in the Country for businesses. If you are a Queensland business owner, you will be able to take advantage of the following: the average premium [...]

By | 2014-05-20T00:37:10+00:00 May 20th, 2014|News|Comments Off on WorkCover premiums to reduce from 1st July, 2014!