Start your year off in the performance zone

Getting back into work after a break can be hard. You might be struggling to get back into your routine and engage your brain in work. Or, perhaps you spent time setting your goals and planning your year and you’re full speed raring to go. There is, however, an optimum approach somewhere between these two scenarios - we call this hitting ‘The Performance Zone’. The ‘Performance Zone’ sits between the ‘Comfort Zone’ and the ‘Danger Zone’. It’s easy to hang out in your Comfort Zone. We just keep doing what we’ve always done because so far it’s worked… and there’s no motivation to change. However, sitting comfortable in times of such rapid change can leave you exposed. Your competitors, those w

Your December quarter activity statement is due soon

Your December quarter activity statement is due soon. If you are lodging your own quarterly activity statement you need to lodge and pay by the 28th of January. If you lodge using our registered agent electronic services you will have until the 28th of February to lodge and pay. Make sure you have checked off the following: Have you allocated all bank transactions to the correct accounts? Have you verified that the bank balance listed in your accounting software matches the balance in your bank account? Do you have tax invoices and receipts for all business-related transactions? Have you checked the GST tax codes for all transactions? Have you checked tricky transactions like agency arrangem

Your December quarter superannuation guarantee contribution is due soon

Prepare now for your quarterly superannuation guarantee (SG) contribution lodgement and payment. Things to review before finalising the quarterly superannuation lodgement: Have you allocated all payroll related bank transactions to the correct accounts? Have you checked for errors such as duplicate pay runs? Have you checked that all payroll categories used this quarter have had super correctly applied or excluded? Have you checked superannuation accrual reports for accuracy? Do you have any salary sacrifice amounts to include? Have you had to make any termination payments this quarter? If so, check which payroll categories have super calculated or exempted. Do you have complete and up-to-da

Your monthly activity statement (BAS) is due on the 21st

Your monthly activity statement is due by the 21st of this month. Use the following checklist to make sure you are ready for lodgement day: Have you allocated all bank transactions to the correct accounts? Have you verified that the bank balance listed in your accounting software matches the balance in your bank account? Do you have tax invoices and receipts for all business-related transactions? Have you checked the GST tax codes for all transactions? Have you checked tricky transactions like agency arrangements, insurance or overseas purchases for GST tax code accuracy? Have you got paperwork for asset purchases or new finance arrangements? If you have to report PAYG withholding for employ

10 steps to achieving balance this holiday break

It's that time of year again when most of us are taking a well deserved break. Here's our daily top 10 things to help you maximise your holiday! Every day strive for: 1 hour of exercise. 2 litres of water. 3 cups of tea (may be substituted for wine or beer). 4 colours on the plate. 5 minutes of meditation. 6 songs to motivate you. 7 minutes of laughter. 8 hours of sleep. 9 pages of a book. 10 reasons to be thankful. It's a great time to make new habits! Start this year with your best foot forward... the flow on for your family and business life could surprise you . "One day or Day One - you decide."

Providing Disaster Relief for Australian Bushfires

Australia is in the midst of an unprecedented fire season that has affected millions of acres, destroyed thousands of structures, and claimed dozens of human lives. The so unique Australian wildlife is affected even worse with a preliminary estimate suggesting that almost a billion wild animals are affected.

At Grand Financial solutions we are supporting all those affected by the bushfires through our Making An Impact program. When you choose to do business with us we will make a donation on your behalf. You will plant one tree to restore the unique Australian flora and the rest will be split equally between helping restore affected communities through BlazeAid and treating injured wildlife with the help of the Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors.

Together we can make a difference. 

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