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  • GIC & SIC RATES

    The ATO has published general interest charge (GIC) and shortfall interest charge (SIC) rates for the second quarter of the 2012-13 income year. The GIC annual rate for October – December 2012 is..
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  • CIB FINANCE TO FIX OR NOT TO FIX?

    With interest rates decreasing and with most lenders 1-3 years fixed interest rates now being lower than the banks variable interest rate, many clients are asking the question: Do we fix our loan or i..
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  • CIB PRIVATE WEALTH ARTICLE MARKET UPDATE

    When investing it is important to stand back and look at the bigger picture. We invest in growth assets for capital growth and importantly a growing income stream. In August most listed companies rep..
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  • NEW NATIONAL BUSINESS NAMES REGISTER

    From 28 May 2012, the registration of business names will be administered through the Australian Investment and Securities Commission (ASIC) rather than individual state based administration bodies. ..
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  • LIVING AWAY FROM HOME ALLOWANCE

    The changes to the LAFHA system have had the start date deferred from 1 July 2012 to 1 October 2012. The deferral was announced on 28 June 2012 to allow employers and employees more time to adapt t..
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  • FUEL TAX CREDITS

    From 1 July 2012 the fuel tax credit rates per litre have changed due to the introduction of a carbon charge and changes to the road user tax. ..
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  • ELECTION TIME FOR PAYG & GST INSTALMENTS

    A reminder for all business and individuals who are required to pay quarterly GST or PAYG instalments that the September quarter BAS or IAS is the time to elect your calculation method for the 2013 fi..
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