Max Newnham Too often many business owners neglect their insurance requirements of not only the business, but also the business owner.
Max Newnham Don't know whether a payment is tax deductible or not? The golden rule is that it must be linked with the earning of income.
Clancy Yeates Small business owners would receive extra support worth up to $300 million a year under a new proposal from the Greens.
Max Newnham We're opening a cafe in a few weeks' time. How can we maximise our tax claims?
Christopher Niesche Different sectors need different coverage so it's vital to correctly identify your requirements.
Business Maxims Operating a business through a company can be a great idea when starting out. But the tax benefit can be outweighed when profits have built up.
Danny John Key parts of Australia's services sector are being hit by the slowdown in consumer spending.
Business Maxims Q. We recently set up an office - can we claim painting and other costs?
Tony Kaye Having a better relationship with your bank could save you if push comes to shove. Here's how to do it.
Business Maxims Q. I am a UK citizen, and am doing a spot of freelance writing. Should I be taxing myself through my ABN number?
Business Maxims Can I claim my $6000 car purchase as a company expense in my BAS?
Max Newnham Often the first financial commitments that cash-strapped businesses ignore are payments due to the tax office.
Business Maxims Q. Can we claim our salaries - which we don't have the money for - as a tax deduction?
Max Newnham When you own a business there are countless rules and regulations that must be met.
Business Maxims The ability to offset business losses against other income depends on a taxpayer passing one of four tests. Where these tests cannot be passed the loss must be carried forward to later years.
Max Newnham Many small business owners stumble in buying and financing the right sort of work vehicle.
Chris Zappone The number of bills being paid "severely" late by Australian businesses have hit a one-year high, rising by almost 30 per cent in the December quarter.
WORKING FROM HOME
Business Maxims Q. I run a plumbing business from home. What can I claim?
Ruth Williams Small businesses struggling with tight cash flows have been warned not to fall behind on employee super payments
Max Newnham Q. We have incurred a debt to the ATO of more than $100,000. The interest is making it nearly impossible to pay off.