Business Strategies to assist your business

We are in interesting times that we may personally not have experienced previously, but as a Country we have been tested many times and survived. These current challenges will no doubt put added pressure not only on yourself but also in the way you operate your business. For businesses to prepare and combat the effects […] Read More

Update – Economic Response to Coronavirus

This follows on from an article written last week. What a week of change we have all faced. Especially with the events occurring over the last weekend our personal and business lives have, for now, completely changed. Green Taylor Partners are working hard to be here for all clients during this period. If you, your […] Read More

Economic Response to Coronavirus

Please note, parts of this article have been updated and clarified in a later article. As many people will have heard by now the Federal Government announced several measures to assist the economy in addressing the impact of the coronavirus. A number of these measures will have significant tax benefits for our business clients. At […] Read More

Culture – Importance of a positive workplace

I’ve worked in several workplaces in my life. Some with a great culture and some not so great.  Culture is the values, belief systems, attitudes and the set of assumptions that people in a workplace share. In my experience, a positive workplace culture improves teamwork, raises the morale, increases productivity and efficiency, and enhances retention […] Read More

Carry-forward superannuation contributions

The 2019-20 financial year is the first year you may be able to contribute “unused” concessional contributions from a prior year. Any unused concessional contributions (annual limit currently $25,000) from the 2018/19 financial year and onwards can be used on a rolling basis for up to 5 years!  Any amount not used after 5 years […] Read More

Exciting enhancements for MYOB Essentials!

MYOB have recently announced that they will be rolling out some changes to its MYOB Essentials software product. Don’t worry, MYOB Essentials isn’t changing completely, it will still have its core simplicity and features that we know and love, it is just a few tweaks here and there to make Essentials even better! The enhancements […] Read More

Xero + Hubdoc = less work, more play…

I am sure a lot of you reading this would have never heard the word ‘Hubdoc’ before and in turn are not sure how it will make for ‘less work, more play’… So, here is a little overview to explain what it is, why we are talking about it and how it will integrate with […] Read More

New Year New Goals

With another year behind us and a new one just beginning we all start the year in anticipation of it being a great year. Some of us will make New Year’s resolutions such as: – grow my business, lose weight, spend more time with the family, work less and or make more money. (Some resolutions […] Read More

Becoming a Better Investor

As you are probably aware many of us at Green Taylor Partners enjoy the philosophy of Scott Phillips, Chief Investment Officer of The Motley Fool.  Scott can be read or heard regularly in Nine/Fairfax press, Money magazine, Weekend Sunrise on Channel 7 or on the Triple M – Motley Fool podcasts (which I highly recommend). […] Read More

Concessions and assistance for First Home Buyers

Concessions and assistance for First Home Buyers – and the New Home Loan Deposit Scheme is now in place with starting date 1/1/2020! In Victoria – there are concessions both in Stamp Duty costs plus a Grant for First Home Buyers – (tax free) – A $20,000 First Home Owner Grant is available to applicants […] Read More