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Join us! Bookkeeper Position Available

Basecamp Bookkeeping is part of the Atticus Accountants company and we need the help of a dynamic bookkeeper. This role is currently part time but there is scope for a fulltime position including client management and administration work. After an initial training and settling in period in our office, some of your hours could be … Continued

Talented Toowoomba accountant up for national award

By Tom Gillespie Toowoomba Chronicle 14 May 2019 EMMA Locke has always prided herself on improving her skills as an accountant, and soon she could have a prestigious trophy to confirm it. Ms Locke is a finalist for Young Accountant of the Year at the 2019 Australian Accountant Awards, which will be held at a … Continued

Government gets tougher on unpaid super

The ATO can issue a Director Penalty Notice, known as DPN if companies have not paid their PAYGW or super obligations.  DPN’s have been around for a while but these new changes, which apply from 1st April, 2019, extends the ATO’s powers, particularly in regards to unpaid employee super.  First some background…. What is a … Continued

Uncertainty reigns!

Many of the highly publicised tax changes over recent years remain in limbo as the election looms! Here’s an update of the current state of play of tax legislation that has not been passed by Parliament. We have serious concerns about a significant backlog of legislation that has been hanging around, unresolved in Parliament, some … Continued

Borrow money like a boss

The recent Royal Commission into the finance industry has resulted in a tightening of the lending market. In fact, the latest research from Digital Finance Analytics (DFA), which involves a survey of 52,000 households, has reported that approximately 40 per cent of home loan applications were rejected in December 2018, up from 8 per cent … Continued

Is your business ready for Single Touch Payroll?

All of these sessions are open to anyone who would like to attend. If you are an existing Atticus or Basecamp Bookkeeping client the session is FREE! 1st March – 1.00pm Single Touch Payroll information session for Xero users.  REGISTER YOUR ATTENDANCE HERE 1st March – 3.30pm Single Touch Payroll information session for Quickbooks users.  REGISTER … Continued

Show me the money! How to get clients to pay you faster.

DO YOU HAVE A SYSTEM FOR CHASING OUTSTANDING CUSTOMER ACCOUNTS? One of the key drivers to business success is cashflow management – this includes not only managing what cash is going out and when but also what’s owed to you.

Overhaul your business in 2019

Here’s a swag of quick ideas to help you stay on track, stress less, live more and improve your business in 2019. 1. PLAN AND TRACK Write down goals “Vision without action is merely a dream.  Action without vision just passes the time.  Vision with action can change the world.” Write down your goals – … Continued

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