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Tax Deduct Your Home Loan

266 | Tax Deduct Your Home Loan

There are two ways you can tax deduct your home loan, but they aren't what you probably think.

261 | How To Avoid s109T

s109T is an issue when the recipient of a Div 7A loan isn't a shareholder but minimum yearly repayments are financed via a dividend.

DIY Sale of Accounting Practices

218 | DIY Sale of Accounting Practices

Matthew Taylor will tell you why the DIY sale of accounting practices is fraught with danger.

Top 10 Podcasts for Australian Accountants in 2020

213 | Top 10 Podcasts for Australian Accountants

Let these top 10 podcasts for Australian accountants inspire you. You never know where you find the answer you are looking for.

Foreign Investment Review Board

212 | Foreign Investment Review Board

The Foreign Investment Review Board is to protect Australia's national interests. Here is Simon Dorevitch with more.

asset protection

210 | Asset Protection

The more assets, the more asset protection you need. Here is Geoff Stein of Brown Wright Stein Lawyers in Sydney with more.

Pricing

206 | Pricing

The secret in pricing is not in the WHAT but in the HOW. Ed Chan of WIZE Mentoring and Chan & Naylor will tell us why.

wrap and managed accounts

191 | Wrap and Managed Accounts

In this episode Daniel Mikhail of Partners Wealth Group in Sydney will walk you through the ins and outs of wrap and managed accounts.

related party lrba

188 | Related Party LRBA

How to set up a related party LRBA without triggering a dividend? Andrew Henshaw of Velocity Legal in Sydney will give you the answer.

SMSF Buys Property Jointly

187 | SMSF Buys Property Jointly

How exactly does this work when an SMSF buys property jointly as tenants in common? Andrew Henshaw of Velocity Legal in Sydney has the answer.

investing 101

186 | Investing 101

In this episode Liam Shorte of Verante in Castle Hill gives an Investment 101 crash course. If you are an investment guru, skip this episode.

RG 146

142 | RG 146

RG 146 is an ASIC regulation listing the minimum training you need to give financial advice. Here is Mark Sinclair of Mentor Education.

age pension

121 | Age Pension

Qualifying for the age pension is an arduous exercise as you need to pass four hurdles. John Saunders of The Pittwater Partnership will go through these one by one.

Medicare levy

117 | Medicare Levy

Why do we need a separate Medicare levy in Australia? In this episode Bob Deutsch of The Tax Institute will try to give you an answer.

Financing Aged Living

103 | Financing Aged Living

How do you finance aged living? John Saunders of The Pittwater Partnership will walk you through RAD, DAP and the lot.

aged living

102 | Aged Living

How do we support aged living in Australia?  John Saunders of The Pittwater Partnership will walk you through the options.

New Safe Harbour for Directors

93 | New Safe Harbour for Directors

The new safe harbour rules for directors aim to change the insolvency culture in Australia. Ben Sewell of Sewell & Kettle will give you the details.

Finance business growth

81 | How To Finance Business Growth

How do you finance business growth? What options do you have when a mortgage or bank loan is not an option? Here is Jeff Zulman of Trailblazer Finance with the answer. 

 

Common reporting standards

36 | Common Reporting Standards

Tax havens start talking to the ATO thanks to the new Common Reporting Standards. Ben Sewell of Sewell & Kettle provides a helpful overview.

R&D tax Incentive

34 | R&D Tax Incentive

The R&D Tax Incentive can help companies to survive and prosper. But how? Kevin O'Hara of Techwitty will walk you through the details.

Debt or Equity

32 | Debt or Equity

Is it debt or equity? Scott Treatt of Pitcher Partners will walk you through Div 974 that governs the classification of debt and equity.

The Panama Papers

30 | The Panama Papers

The Panama Papers were the scandal the world had to have. In this episode Ben Sewell of Sewell & Kettle in Sydney tells us how it happened and what it meant.

offshore tax havens

26 | Offshore Tax Havens

How do you set up shop in an offshore tax haven? Ben Sewell of Sewell & Kettle shows you what it takes and a few more things along the way.

Partial Commutations Require an AFSL

25 | Partial Commutations Require an AFSL

Are we as tax advisers allowed to partially commute balances from pension back to accumulation? Here is David Moss of Merit Wealth on this issue.

mortgage broker

23 | Insights of a Mortgage Broker

Mortgage brokering is a $344b industry right in front of us in the supply chain. Here is Jonathan Preston of Home Loan Experts with more insights.

 

CFD

16 | What is a CFD?

CFDs are complicated. Jonathan Preston of HomeLoan Experts traded CFDs for quite a few years and will walk you through the ins and outs of CFD trading.

Articles

76 | Remission of GIC and Penalties

When you ask the ATO for a remission of your clients' GIC and penalties, follow these 20 steps and have a fair chance of success.