Tips on Claiming Gifts & Donations in Your Tax Return

Posted on: 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.
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Financial Planning For Your Children's Education

Posted on: 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: Fees 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.
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