Blog & News Articles

March 20, 2021

Can Your Business Claim the Loss Carry Back Tax Offset?

As part of the Federal Budget 2020-21 and relief measures for Small Business affected by COVID-19, the government announced a loss carry back measure to encourage […]
June 19, 2018
EOFY Tax Checklist

7 Ways to Prepare for End of Financial Year – Business Checklist

Time is ticking, are you prepared? The financial year is drawing to a close again very soon, so we have a simple checklist of 7 actions […]
April 1, 2018
PAYG Withholding Variation

Could you Benefit from a PAYG Withholding Variation?

Do you own a negatively geared investment property? Property investors often look forward to tax time as the tax deductions associated with holding a rental property […]
March 18, 2018
Income Tests

How different Income Tests can affect your Tax Return

Everyone that lodges an income tax return, has a “taxable income” figure (whether positive, $nil or even negative due to losses). This is the income that […]
February 11, 2018
7 Things to Know About Borrowing in Super

7 Things to Know About Borrowing in Super

Utilising real property as a retirement asset has been growing in popularity since legislation was relaxed in September 2007 to permit borrowing in super. Limited recourse […]
February 3, 2018
Small business accountant

Calculating your Break-Even Point

Do you know your business break-even point? Have you re-calculated it recently? The break-even point is a must-know piece of information for every business. If you […]
March 25, 2015
Goad Accountants - Bookkeeping & your business

Small Business: Getting the most out of your Bookkeeping Function

Many small businesses have Bookkeepers. It an essential for most small business to enable the small business owner to have time to work on the business. […]
March 4, 2015

New Website

We have exciting news! We are currently working on a new website for Goad Accountants. Our new website will be much easier to navigate, clearly show […]
February 18, 2015

Are your Customers Aware of what you Offer?

Sounds silly doesn’t it? How can your existing customers not know what you do? But still up to 66% of service based firm customers admitted that […]
February 15, 2015

Complete our Small Business Survey

A reminder that our latest survey for Small Business owners, about the “Money-side of Business” is available to complete now. Help us develop new tools & […]
February 9, 2015

Beware of scams – in all shapes & sizes!

Every so often we see a fake email purporting to be from the ATO and asking for bank account details to obtain their refund. These emails […]
February 8, 2015

Ownership Types – Investment Properties

Joint Tenants v Tenants in Common When purchasing an investment property with a spouse or investment partner you have a choice between “Joint Tenants” and “Tenants […]
August 18, 2014
Audit Activity
Are you protected against the ramifications of increasing audit activity? If not, you need our Audit Shield Service! What are tax and government audits and reviews? […]