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Helping Melbourne small business cashflow – how to encourage customers to pay on time

Helping Melbourne small business cashflow – how to encourage customers to pay on time

Team Maddern
02/Oct/2014
It is a courageous and credible decision to give up the certainty of a salaried wage paid on the X day of the month, every month, in return for the responsibility (and freedom) of running your own show. However, managing small business cash flow can sometimes be a juggling act, and it is certainly stressful […]
Maddern Accountants – July Newsletter

Maddern Accountants – July Newsletter

Team Maddern
01/Jul/2014
Welcome to the 2015 Financial Year; we hope it is a prosperous year for you and your finances. In this months’ newsletter, we will cover a variety of interesting topics. Many of you will have at least heard of Bitcoin, and some may have even used the new digital currency. Bitcoin looks set to revolutionise […]
What are the proposed changes to the Government super guarantee contributions (SGC)?

What are the proposed changes to the Government super guarantee contributions (SGC)?

Team Maddern
28/Jan/2014
To help grow Australian workers’ savings for retirement, it is intended the compulsory super guarantee contributions that employers are obligated to pay qualifying staff, will gradually increase from 9% to 12% over the coming years. When super payments are made by your employer based on the minimum 9% super guarantee rate, they will be required to increase this rate to 9.25% […]
‘Tis the season to be merry, can I give my staff a tax deductible gift?

‘Tis the season to be merry, can I give my staff a tax deductible gift?

Team Maddern
17/Dec/2013
This year has passed by faster than ever, and it is unbelievable we are only a week from Christmas now. Many small business owners like to thank their employees around this time of year, in the spirit of giving and appreciation. We often have  enquiries from business clients, as to how they should classify gifts […]