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Kerrie Hughson and Steve Van Ginneken are new Partners at Sinclair Wilson

Sinclair Wilson welcomes two new Partners to its ranks

01/07/2020 by Sinclair Wilson in General News, News

TWO locally-raised and educated Accountants are the newest Partners at South West Victoria’s leading Business and Advisory Group. Kerrie Hughson and Steven Van Ginneken were admitted as Partners at Sinclair Wilson today, 1 July, joining 18 other Principals at the helm of the two-state, five-office Accounting and Business Advisory Practice. Both graduates of Deakin University’s...

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Tax time for property investors

EOFY: why Hamilton property investors love tax time

17/06/2020 by Sinclair Wilson in Finance, News

It’s widely agreed that one of the benefits of investing in a Hamilton property is the tax relief the investor cain achieve. So, given tax time is just around the corner, it’s important to make sure you know what you are entitled to, and the deductions available to you as a property investor – either...

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Asset write off

Mount Gambier business advisors explain what the $150k asset write off extension means for you

10/06/2020 by James Castley in News

Small businesses in Mt Gambier, Warrnambool, Colac, Camperdown and Hamilton looking to purchase assets before the end of the financial year to claim the COVID-19-instigated $150k asset write off have been given a six month extension. After expanding the asset-write off scheme in March 2020, from assets worth $30,000 to $150,000, the Federal Government this...

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Employee questions about JobKeeper

I’m an employee. How does JobKeeper impact me?

15/04/2020 by Sinclair Wilson in COVID-19, News

Last month, the Federal Government announced the JobKeeper program – a $130billion subsidy program so businesses can continue to keep employees ‘on their books’ even if a business is forced to close due to a COVID-19-related downturn. Last week, this initiative became law, meaning that an estimated 6 million Australians will, over the next six...

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COVID-19 business

Victorian Government Business Support Fund now open

30/03/2020 by Sinclair Wilson in News

The Victorian Government has launched the $500 million Business Support Fund to help small businesses survive the impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and keep people in work. The Fund is part of the Victorian Government’s $1.7 billion Economic Survival Package. Eligibility criteria and application guidelines are outlined below. Please read them before completing an application....

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COVID-19

Warrnambool Accountants Explain the Coronavirus Supplement

23/03/2020 by Sinclair Wilson in COVID-19, News

On Sunday 22 March, 2020, the Federal Government announced a second round of stimulus activities designed to help Australians through the COVID-19 crisis. This was in addition to the package that was announced on Thursday 12 March. One of the most widely discussed measures was a ‘Coronavirus Supplement’ – a new, additional welfare payment designed...

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COVID-19 business

Employer FAQs in the face of the COVID-19 OUTBREAK – Obligations & Responsibilities

21/03/2020 by Sinclair Wilson in COVID-19, News

Organisations are already reporting a significant and negative impact on their operations due to the threat of COVID-19 spreading across Australia. What obligations and regulations to employers need to remain mindful of, to best protect their employees, and their organisations? Experts from Sinclair Wilson’s HR and Payroll Division have collated the most frequently asked questions...

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