General News

ATT: Warrnambool business owners – Farewell Trading Names, Hello Registered Business

16/10/2018 by Sinclair Wilson in General News, News, Tax & Business Advice

From the end of October this year, trading names will be no more. The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) and the Australian Business Register are retiring what we know as trading names, replacing them with business names. Don’t worry – it’s effectively old news This isn’t exactly breaking news, though. It’s been happening, bit...

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Sinclair Wilson Colac - SMSF, financial planning, business advice, taxation and audit, has a new home at 54 Corangamite Street, Colac

Client growth leads to another expansion for Sinclair Wilson Colac

28/06/2018 by Tim Clarke in General News, News, Sinclair Wilson in the Community

Client growth has inspired investment in new premises for Sinclair Wilson’s Colac office, to better-accommodate our burgeoning base in the Colac-Otway region.  Our Colac office is seeing in the New Financial Year by shifting from our current office at 73 Gellibrand Street to a new custom-built home at 54 Corangamite Street. Operations at the current...

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How bad things can happen to good organisations

29/05/2018 by Felicity Melican in General News, Scam & Security Alerts

Sadly, we learned in the last few days of how a number of south west organisations have recently been hit by scammers/fraudsters/criminals/opportunists, resulting in significant monies being paid across erroneously to their bank accounts. This revelation is a bleak reminder of how important it is that financial processes and controls are considered as valuable commodities...

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SMSF-Friendly Federal Budget

09/05/2018 by Sinclair Wilson in General News, News, Superannuation, Tax & Business Advice

A Self Managed Super Fund– friendly budget is the good news coming out of the 2018-19 Federal Budget. With SMSF members still working through the wide-reaching and complex superannuation changes brought in on 1 July last year, this Federal Budget will provide much needed stability while looking to reduce costs for SMSFs and prove additional...

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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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