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Stay up to date with the latest changes hitting the tax & accounting environment, as well as those in our specialty areas such as superannuation, financial planning and specialist tax & estate planning. But our blogging doesn’t stop there, whether it be the latest technological insights or information to help our farming communities, we will pretty much cover anything that crops up!

February 9, 2016

Statistics are something that provide insight into the past, the present and the future. We compare past trends to the present day trends to help us predict future trends. Here are some interesting stats around Baby Boomers, Generation Y...

February 5, 2016

I recently read Carl Richard's book "The Behaviour Gap". Carl is an American financial planner who coined this term to describe the void between the returns that we as investors should make and the returns that we actually do make. The...

February 4, 2016

You may be one of the millions who made a resolution this year – are you going to take action to make it a reality? If taking control of your finances is on the top of your list, these...

February 4, 2016

Employers are reminded that if you pay staff a car allowance, you need to withhold tax on any amount you pay that is more than 66 cents per kilometre from July 1, 2015. If you haven’t been doing this, it...

February 2, 2016

Roberts & Morrow sets itself apart as a regional accounting firm with an in-house solicitor to provide our valued clients with high-level taxation advisory services. Our Specialist Tax and Estate Planning (STEP) team is led by Partner and Tax Counsel,...

February 1, 2016

It is the ultimate question in the lead-up to retirement – how much super is enough? It would be wonderful if there was a way to accurately predict how long you're going to live, precisely what's going to happen in...

January 29, 2016

In its response to the 2015 Intergenerational Report the Financial Planning Association (FPA) has called on the Government to encourage more Australians to seek the services of a financial planner in order to help better fund their own retirements. Australians...

January 20, 2016

80% of Australian property investors do not claim their full depreciation entitlement on investment properties – are you one of them? Despite the fact that depreciation can amount to thousands of dollars per year in tax deductions, it is often...

January 17, 2016

When we look back on decisions we have made in the past "Hindsight" is a common word used to describe what could have happened if we had made different choices. "In hindsight if I made the decision to buy the...