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SME owner? Ask yourself these 8 essential questions

SME owner? Ask yourself these 8 essential questions

As a business owner, in this current economic climate, you should be asking yourself a few questions to assess whether your business will be viable once all the COVID-19 Stimulus Packages and financial support come to an end....

Why bookkeeping isn’t something that anyone can do

Why bookkeeping isn’t something that anyone can do

We often have people ask: “What is a bookkeeper? Is it something anyone can do?” Our response is NO! Bookkeepers by today’s standards require qualifications, much like accountants, and need to maintain memberships with professional bodies.

COVID-19: Small Business Support Grant

COVID-19: Small Business Support Grant

For those of you severely impacted by the Coronavirus crisis, help is at hand. The application process for the NSW Small Business COVID-19 Support Grant is now open online. To be eligible for the grant of up to $10,000 you must meet the following criteria: have...

COVID-19: Update on Job Keeper Payments – Tuesday, 7th April 2020

COVID-19: Update on Job Keeper Payments – Tuesday, 7th April 2020

As we all know, the Australian Government announced the Job Keeper Payment on 30th March 2020.When the scheme was first released on 30th March 2020, understandably, we were overwhelmed with enquiries from our clients, and their employees, in relation to how the...

COVID-19: Job Keeper Subsidy

COVID-19: Job Keeper Subsidy

We are aware of the Government's latest “Job Keeper Subsidy”, and appreciate that we are all anxiously waiting for information on how this will apply to our businesses, and employees. Below is a summary - click here to read/download the Treasury’s Fact...

COVID-19: Your Personal and Business Finances

COVID-19: Your Personal and Business Finances

In this current climate we have all been affected in some way, or another - businesses are struggling to stay afloat and individuals and families are wondering how they will be able to pay their mortgage or loan repayments. SYM clients and neighbours, Jamie...

COVID-19: Supplement for Sole Trader/Self-Employed & Unemployed

COVID-19: Supplement for Sole Trader/Self-Employed & Unemployed

In light of COVID-19 and the proposed new stimulus package, we have been inundated with questions from clients and concerned community members who are either sole traders, self-employed, or now unemployed.  The golden question is “What is the difference...