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Covid-19 resources

Multiple sources of help and further explanations are available below regarding the relief packages and programs recently released by our Governments. All relate to Covid-19 and are grouped here so you don’t have to go searching for the information.​  If you have any questions, or require further assistance, please send us an email or phone.​   […]

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How to stay the course in retirement

In the past few weeks, we have seen economies be brought to a standstill by COVID-19, unprecedented social measures announced by governments around the world, and a new, unusual rhythm of living that many of us are still settling into.

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AFP teams up with ATO, Treasury in COVID-19 tax fraud taskforce

The Treasury has confirmed that it will be working with the ATO and an Australian Federal Police taskforce in investigating any cases of fraud related to the government’s COVID-19 stimulus measures.

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ATO extends initial JobKeeper payment deadline

Employers looking to enrol for the first two JobKeeper fortnights have now been granted a further extension of time to enrol and pay employees.

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Our Website, your resources

Coronavirus resources have been added to the many others we supply our clients.  Resources such as many latest news articles, educational videos (updated recently), client portals, calculators, and stock prices.  You have 24/7 access to all these tools and resources.  Any question, simply ask. *

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Consumer satisfaction up for SMSFs, down for industry funds

New data from Roy Morgan has shown self-managed superannuation and public sector funds both increased their customer satisfaction rates in March, despite significant market upheaval, but their industry and retail counterparts were not so lucky.

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Superannuation for younger investors

The Australian superannuation industry has been in the headlines almost every day in the past few weeks, with the Federal Government predicting that as many as 1.7 million people will look to access their superannuation early as part of COVID-19 relief measures.

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How early super withdrawals add up

The coronavirus pandemic is having profound effects on Australian families, communities, businesses, the financial markets and the global economy.

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Government announces mandatory code for rent relief

News release 7th April 2020. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has revealed that he has reached an agreement on a mandatory code for the provision of rent relief by commercial landlords to tenants. In a press conference on Tuesday, 7 April, Mr Morrison said the mandatory code agreed to with the national cabinet will be legislated […]

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COVID-19: Early Childhood Education and Care Relief Package

From Monday 6 April additional support for Early Childhood Education and Child Care Services and their families.

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