Max Newnham If you're continuing to work full-time while starting a new business, beware of the tax implications.
Annette Sampson Another financial year done and dusted. Well, almost. With a little more than four weeks to go until June 30, it is high time to get in some last-minute tax planning.
Income protection of some form is a must for the self-employed, writes Christopher Niesche.
Max Newnham Tax return time is approaching, so make sure you don't land yourself with a large bill.
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.
Christopher Niesche Many small businesses are going cheap right now, but potential buyers shouldn't be seduced by low prices and the chance to be their own boss.
Max Newnham When you run a small business you can potentially be subject to countless state and federal taxes.
Christopher Niesche The research and analysis involved in writing a business plan can be more important than the document itself.
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.
Max Newnham Many small business owners stumble in buying and financing the right sort of work vehicle.
Federal government to reduce what it gives to low and middle-income earners through super co-contribution from mid-2012.
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?
Business Maxims Q. Can we claim our salaries - which we don't have the money for - as a tax deduction?
Alison Bell Small businesses are facing a debt repayment strike that could send many of them broke.
Michelle Griffin Casual workers and freelancers are even more likely to struggle with their rents than the unemployed.
Max Newnham When you own a business there are countless rules and regulations that must be met.
Henrietta Cook Small businesses welcomed a review of the Australian Taxation Office's cash-economy benchmarks.
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 Q. We have incurred a debt to the ATO of more than $100,000. The interest is making it nearly impossible to pay off.