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QBCC Lodgment Reminder - March 31: Self-Certifying 1 & 2 Categories

Mar 17, 2022

For QBCC licence holders of Self-Certifying Category 1 (SC 1) and Self-Certifying Category 2 (SC 2), a reminder you have until 31 March 2022 to submit your annual financial information, outlining compliance with requirements.

A Guide to the Commonly Asked Questions & Mistakes Seen when Lodging Financials with QBCC

Mar 09, 2022

For operators within the Building & Construction industry, maintaining regulatory compliance and financial reporting is essential in complying with obligations set by the Queensland Building & Construction Commission, ensuring continuation of QBCC license and the ability to complete and undertake new projects & work.

QLD Extraordinary Disaster Recovery Grant | February / March Flood Response Support

Mar 07, 2022

In response to the impacts of the recent South-East Queensland rainfall and flooding, the Queensland Government has announced the release of its ‘Extraordinary Disaster Assistance Recovery Grants’, designed to support affected small businesses in their recovery.

Disaster Recovery Allowance | South-East Queensland Floods - February 2022

Mar 02, 2022

Following the ‘Disaster Recovery Payment’ program released in support of those affected by the South-East Queensland floods, further financial aid has now been released through the ‘Disaster Recovery Allowance – February 2022’ payment program.

Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment | Queensland Floods – February 2022

Mar 01, 2022

We would like to extend our thoughts to those facing hardship or who may have been impacted by the recent floods throughout areas of South-East Queensland & NSW.

Key Due Dates - March 2022

Mar 01, 2022

This is a friendly reminder of the upcoming Key Due Dates across the month of March 2022 for small-to-medium sized businesses:

The Future of Work on the Central Business District: Will We See the “Death of the CBD”?

Feb 21, 2022

It’s been the question on everyone’s lips for the past few years, will the global pandemic result in the “death” of the Central Business District as we know it?

What You Need to Know about the Current Trends in Commercial Property for 2022 - Building Your Business Podcast

Feb 16, 2022

In our first guest episode of the Building Your Business podcast for 2022, Chris Lewis hosts Robert Dunne - Director, Commercial Sales at Savills Australia, alongside Ian Walker (AGR Executive Chairman) as they discuss the current trends in the Commercial Property market. In the episode, each will give their attention to the macro & micro-environmental factors impacting property across the year.

Owning a Rental Property - Tax Compliance Checklist

Feb 09, 2022

For many Australian's looking to build a sustainable source of income outside their main wage, property has always been a popular investment choice.

Whilst the decision is unique to individual/personal circumstances, purchasing a rental property or building an investment property portfolio has been seen as one of the many supplementary income-generating approaches, considered as part of a diversified investment strategy. Similarly, compared to other methods, rental properties have also been favoured given they hold generous tax concessions, providing an instant return come tax time.

Fuel Tax Credits - New Credit Rates Update | February 2022

Feb 07, 2022

For businesses managing a vehicle fleet, the Fuel Tax Credits scheme can be an excellent route for operators to claim full or partial credits for the fuel tax (excise or customs duty) that's included in the price of fuel.