Starting a new business is always daunting and most of the time it will be overwhelming trying to do everything yourself to maximise your profits. Jim’s Franchisees are the same, there is never enough time at the end of the day, and often coming at the expense of their family life.
Here’s why Jim’s Bookkeepers
If you were wandering around Melbourne Eastern Suburbs few weekends ago, you have probably visited Oakleigh Festival and most likely passed, if not stopped, at Jim’s Bookkeeping Melbourne East stand.
Jim’s Bookkeeping Melbourne East franchisor Shirley Rawson and her bookkeepers were in full attendance, ready to provide useful information to visitors and blow up a
If you were completing your own tax return and were unable to lodge by 31 October 2017, contact Jim’s Tax Australia as soon as possible.
To help you meet your tax obligations, we have identified common mistakes made by restaurant, cafe and other catering businesses.
Below you can see how these mistakes can be avoided by doing things the Right Way, instead of the Wrong Way.
John Birse, ICB Director and Jim's Bookkeeping Franchisor, reviews some mobile payment solutions which enable businesses to get paid quickly and efficiently. Many are easy to set up and even work with your accounting program to allocate payments to invoices, reducing the time and potential errors of entering data at the time of sale.
The App Store has Shoeboxed listed in first spot under Tax Tools for 2017. If you think you miss out on tax deductions, Jim's Tax and Shoeboxed can save the day.
Here are some TIPS from Jim’s Tax on how to get things right and pay less tax.
Tip 1 – Benchmarks
The ATO have benchmarks for each occupation and, if you are claiming deductions outside of these benchmarks then be prepared for a phone call. Make sure you
Jim’s Tax gets rolling with great success thanks to the energy of Shirley Rawson in the Melbourne East region. Three new Franchisees have joined the Jim’s Bookkeeping team thus far in 2016, and all will be tax practitioners using the Jim’s Tax brand. Jim’s Tax is a newly
Jim’s Bookkeeping Trainees – more new Franchisees
We are also looking forward to two more new Jim’s Bookkeepers in March. Nadine and Amy will both be travelling from Queensland to join us for training at the Jim’s Group headquarters in Mooroolbark.
We’re off to an excellent start to the New
Welcome to George Carydias and Mike Boardman who both became new Franchisees of Jim's Bookkeeping in January 2016.
Jim’s Bookkeeping Australia is pleased to announce a partnership with Workforce Guardian. Jim's Bookkeeping HR Solutions will help our clients avoid costly Human Resources mistakes and make compliance easier.
Jim's Bookkeeping Regional Franchisor John Birse wins Divisional Franchisor of the Year in the 2015 Jim's Group Awards.
Jim's Bookkeeping Divisional Franchisor, Grant Meikle, wins Gold Award for Excellent Franchisee Support in the 2015 Jim's Group Awards.
Taxable Payments Reporting for the Building & Construction Industry - BCI Annual Report. Who needs to report, and on what payments?
Small Business Entities Instant Asset Write-Off or Accelerated Depreciation after the 2015 Federal Budget. To whom, when and what does it apply? Your questions answered.
Jim’s Bookkeeping Australia has just become a Gold Partner with Xero. Xero Accounting Software assists business owners improve their systems and businesses, and it is great to be associated with them.
Jim’s Bookkeeping North Queensland has provided payroll and bookkeeping services to Volunteering North Queensland
for several years, and is happy to have this contribution acknowleged following the 2015 National Volunteer Week.
Why become a Jim's Bookkeeping franchisee? Here's someone who can answer that question... Neil Laird has been part of the Jim's Bookkeeping crew for ten years.
Jim’s Bookkeeping has recently concluded its 2015 National Conference in Surfers Paradise. The 38 attendees at the Conference had the opportunity to receive in depth presentations from key industry suppliers.
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Increasingly many employers prefer to treat workers as contractors as it can enable them to cut costs in terms of workers compensation, payroll taxes and superannuation guarantee. They can also negotiate pay rates outside of normal wages and conditions, and do not withhold tax.
However, it is not sufficient to simply state that the parties
It has probably become a bit of a cliché by now that businesses that fail to plan, plan to fail. Cliché or not though it remains pretty much fact – that without an initial business plan and ongoing planning and budgeting, any business is likely to lose its way, and possibly spend a lot of
by Dai Reynolds
When it comes to starting up a new business, there are plenty of resources to guide you regarding business structures, budgets, planning, taxation, marketing and finances – factors that are all very important to business success.
But there are also other less tangible factors that are key to good business outcomes. These