Bookkeeping for Cleaning industry

March 2nd, 2020|

I have clients in the cleaning industry. Be aware that you must now lodge your Taxable Payment Annual Report to the ATO for any subcontractors you have paid for the financial year. If you need help with your bookkeeping, contact Sally on 0414 522  778.

What does a bookkeeper do and why do I need one?

March 2nd, 2020|

A bookkeeper keeps track of your sales, purchases, payments and receipts. They organise and record financial data on a day to day basis and store the information in general ledgers in a standard way so that the accountant can also access it to prepare the financial end of year. Without proper bookkeeping and trained knowledge on how to record transactions correctly, you may miss out on tax deductions you are [...]

Fuel tax credits to claim on your BAS

January 25th, 2020|

Fuel tax credits provide businesses with a credit for the fuel tax that is included in the price of fuel used in machinery, plant and equipment, heavy vehicles and light vehicles travelling off public roads or on private roads. Have a professional bookkeeper calculate your fuel tax credits correctly for your next BAS.    Contact us

Are you falling behind with your bookkeeping?

December 14th, 2019|

Bookkeeping is usually the last tedious job to do when running a business. Who has the time right? It's hard enough keeping up with your invoicing, chasing your customer's payments and paying your staff. That's why you should not feel worried about asking for help from a professional bookkeeper. We aim to take the burden off you and show you new ways of doing things to ease your pain! As [...]

Missing out on GST claims

November 28th, 2019|

Do your receipts look like this? If you're behind on your bookkeeping, you may be missing out on GST refunds and tax deductions on your BAS for your business. Need help? Contact us

Completing your Business Activity Statement (BAS)

November 10th, 2019|

As BAS Agents, we must take "reasonable care of your financial matters" and need to review most of your receipts/supplier tax invoices to claim back the GST on your behalf. We offer a full bookkeeping service from the start of every month to preparing all ATO requirements for monthly/quarterly/yearly lodgements. Feel free to contact us Click here  if you would like to save your own business time and prefer a BAS [...]

Bookkeeping for manufacturing industry

October 23rd, 2019|

I have a few clients that are in the manufacturing industry in the Hawkesbury area. While they are busy with their business, there is no time to keep their books up to date. They need a bookkeeper to keep on top of it all and especially a BAS Agent to lodge the ATO monthly and quarterly returns required, for example the IAS form for PAYG withholding tax (wages) and BAS. Contact a [...]

Restaurant bookkeeping

October 13th, 2019|

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 keep on track! Contact an experienced Restaurant bookkeeper in the Hawkesbury today!    0414 522 [...]

Bookkeeping for Tradies

October 13th, 2019|

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 touch today

See your finances instantly!

October 11th, 2019|

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 you can run your business finances effectively. With Xero you have all this at your [...]

Are you still using Spreadsheets?

August 31st, 2019|

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 can also see what money is owed to you by your customers to improve cashflow [...]

Superannuation is a big deal!

July 13th, 2019|

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.  

New Financial Year for your tax return

July 11th, 2019|

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

Xero billing scams

May 28th, 2019|

Be aware of your Xero billing invoices. Your Xero invoices will have your business name on them and will not be sent as "Dear Client". Do not click on the link unless it shows your business name. Xero has said the following:- Note: we have recently seen fake Xero subscription invoice emails being sent out by scammers. A genuine Xero subscription invoice email: Will be addressed to your billing contact [...]

MYOB Accountright 2019.2 Upload for Single touch payroll

May 15th, 2019|

MYOB Accountright 2019. Ive met with 2 new clients that have the latest version of MYOB on their computer but its Local library (desktop) only. If you have employees, you will need to start Single Touch Payroll by 1st July 2019 as it is now tax law. https://www.ato.gov.au/Business/Single-Touch-Payroll/ To do this your MYOB accountright file needs to be uploaded as an "online" version. This can take some time to upload [...]