What happens if you don’t pay your council rates?

What happens if you don’t pay your council rates?

What are Council Rates? Council Rates in Australia are local taxes levied by municipal or local governments on property owners. These rates are typically based on the land value of the property. The main purpose of council rates is to fund local services and...
2024 Tax Planning Tips for Property Investors

2024 Tax Planning Tips for Property Investors

As the new year unfolds, seizing the opportunities of owning an investment property in Australia still tops the list of many seasoned investors’ New Year’s Resolution. To pave the way for financial success in the fresh year, adeptly navigating the complexities...
Tax Tips for Small Business owners

Tax Tips for Small Business owners

Small business owners often interact with the ATO and their tax agent throughout the year. Tax time provides an added opportunity to ensure your tax affairs are in order, obtain essential tax advice and see if you can improve your tax position. You should speak to you...
Should you buy property now or later

Should you buy property now or later

After the Reserve Bank raised the cash rate for the first time in a decade, everyone who has an interest in property is now wondering what happens next? Will the housing market crash? Will inflation create a recession? Should I buy a property now? Above all, the key...