Yearly Archive: 2017

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from everyone at Sinclair Wilson

04/12/2017 by Sinclair Wilson in General News

The Partners and Staff at Sinclair Wilson wish you a Merry Christmas and a safe and happy New Year. We wish to advise that our offices will close before Christmas and re-open in the New Year. Exact dates and times vary between offices; see your local office’s page for more details: Camperdown Casterton Colac Hamilton...

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The Global Wi-Fi KRACK Vulnerability Affects Everyone

19/10/2017 by Sinclair Wilson in Scam & Security Alerts

This month a Belgian Cyber security research group has published details of a previously unknown vulnerability in the Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA2) protocol used to encrypt and secure data transfers in most Wi-Fi networks around the world. This vulnerability effectively allows an attacker, who is running the right software and physically within range of their...

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Self-managed superannuation, Warrnambool

Trust deeds in the new SMSF world

28/09/2017 by Wayne Promnitz in Superannuation

Your superannuation trust deed along with the superannuation laws form the governing rules that self managed super funds (SMSFs) needs to operate by. The introduction of the $1.6 million transfer balance cap (TBC) and new transition to retirement income stream (TRIS) rules are a ‘game changer’ for SMSFs when discussing benefit payments and estate planning....

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The newly merged Sinclair Wilson Mount Gambier and Ellermans Teams

Sinclair Wilson Footprint in South East Strengthens

13/09/2017 by Sinclair Wilson in General News

LEADING GREATER GREEN TRIANGLE FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP SINCLAIR WILSON HAS RECENTLY ADDED TWO NEW LOCAL FACES TO ITS MT GAMBIER OFFICE TEAM – JULIA HOLDMAN AND HAYLEY NEUMANN – AS WELL AS THE MERGER WITH THE ESTABLISHED ACCOUNTING PRACTICE OF ROB ELLERMAN. Whilst the Sinclair Wilson group has been operating in the Southeast for many...

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Beyond The Bell Donations

Proudly supporting Beyond the Bell’s Donate for the Kids initiative

12/09/2017 by Sinclair Wilson in News

Sinclair Wilson is proud to announce a partnership with our regional Beyond the Bell initiative ‘Donate for the Kids’. Beyond the Bell is a long-term initiative that brings together all facets of our community to improve educational outcomes for our young people. It aims to ensure that at least 90% of our young people ultimately...

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Former Chairperson Perry Cho

Perry Cho – A glossy finish to an illustrious career

02/07/2017 by Sinclair Wilson in News

“It has been a wonderful journey” remarked Cho this week, referring to his decision to leave Malaysia and study at the Warrnambool Institute of Advanced Education in the early 1970’s, which grew into a highly successful career at Sinclair Wilson, and more importantly, a whole life in the district. “I was one of the few...

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Federal Budget 2017-18 Highlights

11/05/2017 by Blessing Furusa in Tax & Business Advice

Sinclair Wilson has worked diligently to analyse the Federal Budget handed down by the Treasurer Scott Morrison. While the budget covers a broad range of areas, these are some of the matters we think you need to be aware of. Changes to the deductibility of travel expenses and depreciation of plant and equipment Incentives around...

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Sinclair Wilson has regional experts for Victorian Payroll Tax changes in Warrnambool

05/05/2017 by Mark Robson in Tax & Business Advice

Business owners in Warrnambool and every other Victorian regional centre, are likely to be bristling in anticipation for more detail on the Victorian government’s Payroll Tax announcement in this week’s budget. For those of you who don’t know, here’s an overview: The payroll tax threshold will increase from $575,000 to $625,000 in just 8 short...

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