Saturday, February 16, 2019

What Are the Proposed Changes to Franking Credits?

In March 2018, Labor Leader Bill Shorten announced that if Labor were to win the next federal election, they would plan to...

What the Banking Royal Commission findings mean for business

Industry associations and small business stakeholders have welcomed the recommendations outlined in the final report of the Banking Royal Commission.The Royal Commission...

Confidence among Queensland businesses hits four-year low

Originally published via The Courier Mail Confidence has plummeted among Queensland businesses, with firms suffering falling profits, slashing investment...

If you refuse to hire a criminal, you could be breaking the law

Originally published by Portner Press Discrimination on the basis of a candidate’s criminal record maybe unlawful unless it is based on...

Capricorn Projects to Drive Regional Economy for Next Decade

Significant capital investments in the Capricorn region are expected to result in renewed business confidence and a boost in economic stimulus.

Business owner defends staff after brutal remarks from customer

Originally published under Quest Community News Michael Pulvirenti never told anyone about the special needs of some of his employees. But an especially harsh...

Central Queensland businesses band together to give family trip of a lifetime

Central Queensland's Emu Park business community have collaborated together to donate products and services to a family in need.

What are Labor’s Proposed Tax Reform for Investments?

In a recent announcement, Labor proposed a number of changes to the tax treatment of investments held by Australian tax payers.

Do you employ casuals? You need to know this

In October 2018, most modern awards were changed to include a model casual conversion clause. This clause has implications for businesses who...

New Report: Regulation and Legislation are the top risks for Australian businesses

Changes in regulation and legislation were identified as the top risks to businesses in 2019, according to Allianz Risk Barometer.

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New wage theft laws could land dodgy bosses in jail

Originally published via The Courier Mail Wage theft will soon be a crime in Queensland with the Palaszczuk Government...

Single Touch Payroll becomes law for all businesses after July 1

Single Touch Payroll (STP) is now mandatory for all businesses in Australia, after legislation passed through Parliament this week.

What Are the Proposed Changes to Franking Credits?

In March 2018, Labor Leader Bill Shorten announced that if Labor were to win the next federal election, they would plan to...