Articles

Article // SME/Private Company, International Business Advisory

Common mistakes that lead to bankruptcy (and how to avoid them)

Robert Flynn

Entrepreneurs and business owners take many risks when starting and running a business – here’s the common ones that could send them into bankruptcy.

Article // SME/Private Company, International Business Advisory

Bill Gates’ top 6 books from the past 6 years

Bill Gates’ Winter 2017 reading list has just hit his blog so we’ve taken a look back at his top leadership and business books from the past 6 years.

Article // SME/Private Company, Insolvency and Restructuring

An overview of new insolvent trading Safe Harbour for directors

Tracy Knight

The new ‘Safe Harbour’ reforms provide directors with protection from insolvent trading liability where a debt is incurred

Article // SME/Private Company

Top 5 ways you can compete with the amazon cult

Michael Ruggerio

Australian businesses have been living in fear of the opening of the worlds largest online-store, Amazon. Find out why they shouldn't panic.

Article // SME/Private Company, External Audit

Measuring revenue: a new focus on performance obligation

Martin Fensome

Revenue is an important measure used in assessing an entity’s performance and prospects. Read on for more on AASB changes.

Article // SME/Private Company, Business Advisory

Six steps to spring-clean your business

Fab Fanayan

Getting caught-up in the grind of day-to-day operations for your company? It might be time for a spring clean.

Article // Individual/Family, Financial Planning and Wealth Advisory

How are my assets divided with no Will?

Nick Gahan

What happens to my assets if I die without a valid Will in place?

Article // Individual/Family, SMSF Solutions

ATO finalises its position in relation to SMSF event-based reporting

Ross Prosper

ATO finalises its position in relation to SMSF event-based reporting

Article // Agribusiness, Tax Advisory

The tax hack to help your business thrive

Robin Allardice,

Instead of thinking ‘how much tax do I pay?’, your efforts should be centred on every facet of your business to build a strong and thriving operation.

Article // SME/Private Company, Business Advisory

Gut instincts or advice – which should you trust?

Andrew Keily

Do you seek professional advice when making strategic business decisions or do you just go with your gut?

Article // Strategic Advisory

Bentleys Aspire: Join this new enterprising program and get where you want to be

Bentleys Aspire is a enterprising program aimed at helping CEOs, business owners and entrepreneurs reach the goals they aspire to.

Article // SME/Private Company, Tax Advisory

Capital Gains Tax Discount Concessions

Colin Chirgwin, Bentleys NSW

Capital gains tax (“CGT”) has been a part of the tax landscape for over 30