For over ten years, Corinne has provided award winning business advisory and expert tax advice to small business and individuals. Corinne is far from your traditional accountant. Bright, positive and energetic, she brings to the accounting profession a much needed zest and an infectious feel-good factor.

Single Touch Payroll for Employers. Are you ready?

Single Touch Payroll has now extended to all employers. Is your business ready?   For a couple of years now, there has been a great deal of talk about Single Touch Payroll (STP). Single Touch Payroll was introduced on 1st July 2018 for all businesses with 20 or more employees. However, the law was recently…

ATO online rental blitz: 190,000 taxpayers ‘examined’

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has announced a new data-matching program targeting taxpayers earning income from the exploding popularity of short-term rentals available on platforms like AirBNB and Stayz.    Utilising information from online platform sharing sites matched to information from financial institutions, the ATO is targeting 190,000 individuals to make sure they have not…

Got a HELP debt? Impending changes will speed up your repayments

The Government has moved to put an end to ‘eternal students’ who constantly study and never earn an income and speed up the payment cycle for those with outstanding debt.   New lifetime caps on Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) debt will prevent people from constantly going to University without converting that study into a…