SW presents at National Retail EXPO

Connect with visionary attendees from all corners of the industry at the NRXpo and explore the future of retail. SW’s Danny Armstrong and Nick Michael join an impressive line up of experts to share their insights about how to successfully operate in international markets. The National Retail Association and BNPL giant Klarna are proud to […]

Federal Budget Overview 2022/23

Last night, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg delivered the 2022/23 Federal Budget, setting the Government up for their pre-election. With a May election fast approaching, there was a lot of anticipation that this Federal Budget would provide much needed support for households in managing the cost of living. While borders have opened, many business in several key […]

What can you claim working from home?

As we continue to work from home and emerge from Covid-19, many employers will continue to provide a hybrid working arrangement for employees, that is, a mix of working from home (WFH) and working from the employer premises. Careful consideration, planning and record keeping should be undertaken throughout this financial year in respect of work […]

Federal Budget Webinar 2022/23

With the Federal election around the corner, how will the Federal Budget support Australia’s economic recovery and encourage sustainable growth? Covid-19 continues to present significant challenges with labour shortages, supply chain issues and inflationary pressures. Australian businesses want to know how Treasurer Josh Frydenberg will tackle our economic recovery. Join us for the 2022/23 Federal […]

NSW extends COVID support for SMEs

The NSW Government has recently announced new or extended COVID support measures for small and medium businesses. The 2022 Small Business Support Program The new program is intended to help NSW businesses survive the immediate impact of the COVID Omicron variant wave. Eligible businesses with a turnover of between $75,000 and $50 million that experienced […]

Temporary full expensing of depreciating assets

Over the last year, the immediate expensing of assets for tax purposes has been subject to a raft of changes and extensions owing to the impact of COVID-19. Updated 10 June 2021 (including announcements in the 2021/22 Federal Budget) In this alert, our tax experts have detailed the key dates and conditions of eligibility for the […]

Spotlight | Wine Tourism – The Great Reopening

Seize the opportunity as lockdowns ease and the new normal begins. Hear amazing consumer behavioural insights, ways to maximise the long run benefits of the tourism surge and support programs to assist. With a national plan in place to transition Australia’s National COVID-19 Response to allow visits to regional areas, plus the festive season fast […]

全中文税务与财务更新讲座 | Mandarin Tax and Accounting update

在我们近期的全中文财税更新讲座上,本所专家团队解读了近期主要财税变化,以及这些变化为企业与个人带来的影响与机遇。 At our recent Mandarin Tax and Accounting update, our team of experts discussed the recent key accounting and tax changes, the impact and opportunities that these changes would bring to individuals and businesses. 重点税务与财务事宜更新总汇 | Summary of key tax & accounting matters  联邦预算重点事宜跟进 Follow up on Budget key tax measures 各州疫情补贴汇总/对比 State COVID support overview/comparison […]

NSW rent relief for COVID-19 impacted lessees

The NSW Government has now made rent relief assistance available to help minimise the impact of lockdown on NSW businesses with lease agreements. The relief comes following amendments to the Retail and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Amendment Regulation 2021 (NSW) (‘the Regulation’) earlier this month. The amendments were passed on 13 August 2021 and provide […]

VIC COVID-19 commercial rent relief

The Governor in Council released the Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme Regulations 2021 on 24 August 2021. The scheme seeks to provide rent relief to commercial tenants affected by COVID-19 and operates in a similar manner to the Regulations released in March 2020, which expired on 28 March 2021. However, there are key differences including more […]