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Splitting super contributions
Walshs Blog
January 16, 2019

Splitting super contributions

Splitting super contributions between spouses can result in tax advantages that will help you grow your joint retirement nest egg.You must meet the eligibility requirements and follow tax rules to avoid incurring penalties from the ATO. Advantages of splitting super contributions…
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Super health check
Walshs Blog
January 10, 2019

Time for a super health check

 Retirement may seem like a far-off event, but your decisions now will determine how comfortable you are when you stop working.Checking that your finances are on track is vital to maximising your super, reaping tax benefits and giving your future…
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Walshs Blog
November 29, 2018

System overhauls for secure data

A breach in your security systems or failure to backup could jeopardise your business’ productivity and profitability. Every year you should take time to secure your data to prevent panic should your computer systems fail. The effectiveness of backups relies…
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Renewing your lease
Walshs Blog
November 20, 2018

Renewing your lease

Avoid leaving your business’ future in the dark by understanding your rights when your lease is up for renewal. A retail or commercial lease is a legally binding contract between a landlord and a tenant of a retail shop that allows…
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Small Business Superannuation Clearing House
Walshs Blog
October 29, 2018

ATO issues Small Business Superannuation Clearing House (SBSCH) reminder

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) is reminding employers using Small Business Superannuation Clearing House (SBSCH) to check their employee details are accurate when making payment. Submitting incorrect employee details can risk their super fund rejecting your payment and returning the amount…
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Super death benefit
Walshs Blog
October 25, 2018

How is the super death benefit taxed?

When it comes to how the super death benefit is paid out, there are specific tax implications involved which affect the amount a nominated beneficiary will receive. In a situation where super is paid out after an individual has passed,…
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Family trusts and SMSFs
Walshs Blog
October 22, 2018

How to choose between a family trust and SMSFs

Family trusts and self-managed super funds (SMSFs) have a lot to offer Australians as wealth transfer and management tools. Family trusts and SMSFs carry their own benefits and disadvantages in providing a way to transfer and manage your family’s wealth.…
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Self-managed super funds
Walshs Blog
October 19, 2018

Acquiring assets legally in a self-managed super fund

Strict investment rules govern how trustees can acquire assets through self-managed super funds (SMSF) from related parties. When it comes to acquiring an asset from a related party, a trustee must ensure it is an ‘arm’s length transaction’, in other…
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Walk with Walshs
Walshs Blog
October 15, 2018

Walk with Walshs will be back in 2019 with a bigger fundraising target

Following a tour of the Leukaemia Foundation’s ESA Village in August, CEO Michael Walsh has announced Walk with Walshs will now become an annual event. The second annual Walk with Walshs will be held on 17 – 18 August 2019.…
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Walshs App update GPS Logbook
Walshs Blog
October 10, 2018

Track accurate journeys with Walshs powerful GPS Logbook

We launched the new Walshs App just last month and now we have made our first update, with a state-of-the-art GPS Logbook, using advanced GPS technology to accurately track both your business and personal trips. We’ve added this enhancement so you can use the…
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