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Oracle names inaugural AR of the year

Blueprint Insurance director Anthony Latouf has won Perth broker Oracle Group’s authorised representative of the year award. Group MD Graeme Dorrell says the inaugural award recognises Mr Latouf’s commitment to compliance, client management and business improvement. “Since joining the [Oracle] team in April this year, Anthony’s approach to compliance shows true commitment to our stringent requirements,” he said. “Anthony’s reputation among his colleagues and clients is that of an exceptional broker, dedicated to client management and the delivery read more...


2016-17 Federal Budget Update

Superannuation Concessional contributions capped at $25k each year. Lifetime limit of $500k for non-concessional contributions. A limit of $1.6m an individual can move to the tax-free retirement phase. Threshold for paying additional contributions tax falls from $300k to $250k. Taxation Small enterprises are the big winners in this year’s budget. Reduction in company tax rate to 27.5% for those earning up to $10m a year. The 37% income tax rate will begin at $87k, rising from the current $80k. Proposed changes Please note, the proposed changes in this presentation read more...


Small business Bills pass

On 15 June 2015, the Tax Laws Amendment (Small Business Measures No. 1) Bill 2015 and the Social Services Legislation Amendment (No. 2) Bill 2015 were passed by the Senate. These Bills give effect to number of announcements from the 2015 Federal Budget. Key changes include: the company tax rate will be reduced from 30% to 28.5% commencing on 1 July 2015, for small businesses with aggregated turnover of less than $2 million franking credits will continue to be provided for all at 30% the accelerated depreciation rules have been amended for eligible small businesses, to allow depreciating read more...


Latest News

Oracle names inaugural AR of the year

Blueprint Insurance director Anthony Latouf has won Perth broker Oracle Group’s authorised representative of the year award. Group MD Graeme Dorrell says the inaugural award recognises Mr Latouf’s commitment to compliance, client read more...

2016-17 Federal Budget Update

Superannuation Concessional contributions capped at $25k each year. Lifetime limit of $500k for non-concessional contributions. A limit of $1.6m an individual can move to the tax-free retirement phase. Threshold for paying additional read more...

Small business Bills pass

On 15 June 2015, the Tax Laws Amendment (Small Business Measures No. 1) Bill 2015 and the Social Services Legislation Amendment (No. 2) Bill 2015 were passed by the Senate. These Bills give effect to number of announcements from the 2015 Federal read more...