4 Advantages of Moving Towards Cloud-based Bookkeeping Solutions as a Small Business
9 June 2015
Keeping your bookkeeping on the cloud is a great way to improve the communication between you and your accountant, and make sure that everyone is working from the most recent information. Here are some of the advantages in moving towards a cloud based system.
You bookkeeper no longer needs to sit in the same office as you, and can work on your system at any time. This is a great way to offer more flexibility to your bookkeeper so that they can work from home, or during the work hours that suit them the most.
Tips on Claiming Gifts & Donations in Your Tax Return
5 June 2015
Natural disasters and other tragedies are unfortunately a part of life. Many of you may have responded to seeing others in trouble by donating to charities at the front line trying to help. Now tax time is approaching, you might be wondering what the rules are concerning donations.
A tax accountant should be able to advise on the particular details of your situation; in the meantime here are some general pointers.
Financial Planning For Your Children's Education
28 May 2015
If you have children, you'll be hoping that they go on to further education in years to come. It's wise to begin planning for this well in advance. Here's what you need to consider when planning finance for your children's future educational needs:
How much you need to put aside will depend on the educational route you plan for your children. If you intend to use the private route through senior and junior school, you'll have to pay fees, followed by more fees and living costs as your kids enter further education and university.