Restaurant bookkeeping

Bookkeeping for restaurant owners can be very time consuming especially while you are busy creating new menus, ordering your supplies, sorting out staff issues, marketing, preparing each table service etc. Why not outsource your bookkeeping with all those supplier bills to enter into your accounting software and pay, bank accounts to reconcile and BAS lodgements to [...]

2019-10-13T08:38:12+10:00October 13th, 2019|ATO, BAS, Bookkeeper, Financial, Hawkesbury, Uncategorized, Xero|

Bookkeeping for Tradies

Get more organised and solve your record keeping hassles! If you're behind on your paperwork, you need an affordable bookkeeping service to stay on top of it all! Bookkeeping fixed fee packages so there are no surprises! Weekly or monthly service available. Contact an experienced trade bookkeeper today. Hawkesbury area.  0414 522 778   Get in [...]

2019-10-13T08:33:12+10:00October 13th, 2019|BAS, Bookkeeper, Financial, Hawkesbury, Taxes, Trades, Uncategorized|

See your finances instantly!

One of my clients had a very old accounting system and that just won't work with single touch payroll even if you have family employees that are called "closely held" by the ATO. Why not have a system where you can see from a Dashboard of money coming in and money going out? It makes sense so [...]

2019-10-13T08:32:29+10:00October 11th, 2019|Bookkeeper, Financial, Payroll, Taxes, Xero|

Are you still using Spreadsheets?

Are you still using spreadsheets? If you are an employer, you will be required to start Single Touch Payroll so you will need accounting software to report your payroll to the ATO. Another advantage of online software is to run your reports for example Profit and Loss to see how your business is running. You [...]

2019-09-19T10:12:45+10:00August 31st, 2019|ATO, BAS, Bookkeeper, Financial, Xero|

Superannuation is a big deal!

With the new Single Touch Payroll system in, the ATO is now receiving data from the Superfunds and will match it to the payroll records. Penalties have ramped up as well as the ATO audits for unpaid Super. Employers not doing the right thing can expect a visit from the ATO.  

2019-07-15T16:20:01+10:00July 13th, 2019|ATO, Bookkeeper, Financial, Payroll|

New Financial Year for your tax return

Maintain separate business and personal records. Have a separate bank account for business transactions only. Keep your records for 5 years. Set aside time to review and update your records Keep records electronically wherever possible. Software can help you report income and claim expenses correctly. ATO Small Business Newsroom

2019-07-13T16:01:23+10:00July 11th, 2019|ATO, Financial, Governments, Taxes|

Be aware of Phone ATO Scams!

PHONE SCAM ALERT! Listen out for suspicious calls claiming to be from the ATO. Scammers are ‘spoofing’ our phone numbers so it looks like the ATO are calling. They’re also leaving our numbers on voicemails to make their contact seem real. While these calls may appear to be from us, remember that we’ll never: • [...]

2019-05-28T14:55:11+10:00April 22nd, 2019|BAS, Bookkeeper, Financial|

What Tradespeople want from their bookkeepers

Are you looking to save time? If you are doing your accounts on paper, or using spreadsheets you can save more time with online accounting software.  You also get a clear picture of how the business is performing. Simple pricing budgets   You can have a fixed monthly price to include your software and all the [...]

2019-03-16T11:30:12+10:00January 20th, 2019|BAS, Bookkeeper, Financial|

Top GST mistakes in BAS reports

It's easy to make a mistake when preparing your BAS.  That's why a certified bookkeeper/BAS Agent would be valuable in ensuring the ATO reporting is correct. Many business owners make mistakes on the Hire purchases/Lease of Vehicles or Plant & Equipment on their BAS. Incorrect tax codes in your chart of accounts - this affects [...]

2019-01-21T14:07:23+10:00January 20th, 2019|BAS, Bookkeeper, Financial, Taxes|