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Making Contributions to Your Super

Jul 23, 2021

Whether you are an employer paying Super to your employees, or a client of a contractor who should receive Super, or you are a sole trader/self-employed and want to contribute for yourself, we’ve got you covered! 

You might be a combination of all of these, and that is ok too! We...

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Accessing Your Super

Jul 23, 2021
I personally cannot imagine retiring, but maybe that’s because I’m only 30. But, when I do, I am pleased to know I am building my Superfund to fund my super retired lifestyle I plan on having one day.

Most people assume they cannot access their Super until they retire. The purpose of...

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Types of Contributions

Jul 23, 2021
Just send money to the super fund and you are good to go, right? Wrong! Money in your super account gets ‘tagged’ in a way to indicate how that dollar should be taxed later, whether it can be used as a deduction now, and how it can be pulled out of the account (and paid to you)...
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Super Duper Super

Jul 23, 2021
Ever wanted to have super powers? Me too. I’m trying to choose between invisibility and reading minds. One superpower I do have though is my Superannuation. It’s like this nice little plant I’m growing that one day will hopefully be a giant fruit tree that feeds me and my...
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How To Save For Tax

Jul 14, 2021

How to save for tax

We often welcome new clients to The Real Thiel family that have a few outstanding tax returns to lodge. The first step to being on top of tax is to get everything lodged, and then to pay the ATO everything they’re owed. Clean slate.

When you have a tax bill to pay, this...

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Personal Services Income

Jul 07, 2021

Personal Services Income

This question is in everyone's tax return, and you have to answer it… correctly!

“Did you receive any personal services income?” 

 

People often get stumped by this one, but the main thing to remember is that it’s not necessarily a...

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Family Fun...ds!

Jul 01, 2021

*WARNING: Touchy Subject – Proceed with CAUTION!

In the past I haven’t been very good at sharing. I was the kid who must have EXACTLY THE SAME amount of cordial in my cup the other kid has. If it was MY doll, then you DID NOT touch it. As I’ve grown up I like to think I got...

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10 Ways to Make Big Decisions

Sep 02, 2020
  1. Pros and Cons List
    Classic - this has to be the most common way of making big decisions. We draw a line down the centre of the page and start noting the pros and cons of the decision. 

  2. Take Time
    Some things need an urgent response but if you can give yourself even just a few days it might...
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Travel Expenses

Aug 24, 2020

Oh the places you’ll go! 

Your job or your business activities might require you to travel nationally or even internationally. These trips come with added expenses, so it is important to understand what records to keep and what you might be entitled to deduct at tax time.

What are...

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COVID: JobKeeper 2.0

Aug 11, 2020

***updated 25 Sept 2020***

Who would have thought we would still have people in isolation in August, and be discussing JobKeeper extensions? I certainly had expected the world to be in a better position by now.

Alas, here we are... but thankfully there is some help continuing with JobKeeper...

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