Goal Based Investing seems like an obvious tactic. After all, don’t all investors have goals? But many investors have only a vague idea what their goals are, much less how to achieve them.

Have you ever noticed how some people focus on the past, some live in the moment, and others tend to plan for the future? This tendency is known as our time perspective.

For payroll tax purposes, businesses may be grouped with other businesses if there is a link between the companies. Businesses may be deemed linked in several ways. One of the most common ways is where two or more businesses are controlled by the same person or persons. However, there are specific exclusions under the payroll tax grouping rules which could apply for a business depending on the circumstances. This will require making an application to the relevant state or territory revenue authority.

The Jobs Action Plan is a key priority of the New South Wales (NSW) government. The plan provides NSW businesses with a payroll tax rebate when they employ new workers in new eligible employment.

An old gentleman lived alone in New Jersey. He wanted to plant his annual tomato garden, but it was very difficult work, as the ground was hard. His only son, Vincent, who used to help him, was in prison. The old man wrote a letter to his son and described his predicament:

The ATO is increasing its focus on holiday home investors and, in particular, whether they are correctly claiming deductible expenses. A key concern is when people make claims for expenses for a property while it is not available for rent. The ATO has recently advised that it will be sending letters to taxpayers in approximately 500 postcodes across Australia, reminding them to only claim the deductions they are entitled to, for the periods the holiday home was rented out or was genuinely available for rent.

Recent changes to the Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006 (AML/CTF Act) are being put in place by bank providers. By 1 December 2015 all Australian financial institutions are required to verify and identify Ultimate Beneficial Owners (UBOs) of bank accounts. It is expected the majority of banks will move before this date (this information is currently required by some banks already).

Projected revenues look good, location suits, the business activity is exactly what you are looking for and it is a good time to buy.

Sydney Metro Area
A unique opportunity to enter a niche market in this successful family owned and operated business that has been established for more than 25 years and has a solid and diverse client base.