What are your GST obligations as an SME?

The goods and services tax (GST) in Australia is a broad-based value-added tax that applies to most goods and services sold in the country. Like other economies around the world, the GST is an essential source of governmental revenue in Australia. Most employers will need to complete the process of GST registration, add GST to […]Read More

Setting up your Outdoor Area for Winter

As winter kicks in and the Melbourne weather starts to seriously cool down, most people will inevitably make less use of their outdoor areas. But it doesn’t have to be this way. With a little planning and some minor additions, you can turn your verandah, patio or balcony into an area you can use all […]Read More

The Pros and Cons of Building a Double-Storey Home

Building a home is one of the biggest projects most people will undertake. The decisions you make will affect not just the livability of your home but the ongoing upkeep costs, resale value and even the quality of your investment. One of the biggest decisions is whether you want a single-storey or double-storey home. Both […]Read More

What are The Benefits of a SMSF?

For most people, their superannuation fund is their second-largest asset after their home. So it’s vital to ensure that it’s healthy, secure and well managed. Standard super funds, like retail or industry funds, will supply you with steady returns and require little input or attention. However, self-managed super funds (SMSF) offer a range of benefits […]Read More

Choosing the Right Upholstery Material

When it comes to furniture reupholstery, choosing the right material is paramount. The last thing you want to do is choose a fabric that doesn’t suit your needs and tastes, wasting your money and even potentially ruining the furniture. So how do you know which upholstery fabric is right for you? The first step is […]Read More