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Nurturing Financial Growth and Community Prosperity in Regional Australia

Nurturing Financial Growth and Community Prosperity in Regional Australia In a recent interview with Regional Australia Bank, our Managing Director of Forsyths, Andrew Kirk, shares the story behind this esteemed financial institution and its commitment to both financial excellence and community well-being.


Sharing information and knowledge that are relevant can help foster more creative solutions

They say there are only two certainties in life: death and taxes. But in the world of financial services, we know there are a few more!


Returning to Work After Retirement

Most people look forward to retirement as it is a chance to finally take time to relax, enjoy life and do things they never had time for when they were working.


Collectables – and inherited jewellery

The ATO knows that many business owners naturally help themselves to their trading stock and use it for their own purposes.


Tax issues when dealing with volunteers

From bushfire relief groups, sporting clubs, environmental groups, charity associations and many more, volunteers are an indispensable workforce and support network for many organisations. For most, if not all, having volunteers ready to lend a hand is pivotal in them being able to function or survive.


Forsyths Spreads Joy this Christmas with their Build a Bike for Charity Initiative

Forsyths, a leading regional Accounting and Financial Services firm, recently celebrated its annual Firm Day, by blending team building with community giving. The unique event brought together teams from their five regional locations to assemble 15 bicycles from scratch, each destined to bring holiday cheer to families in need.


Don't Ignore Those Tax Debts: The ATO Won't!

Whilst the ATO went out of its way to assist businesses doing it tough during the COVID lockdowns, a more robust approach to collecting outstanding tax debts now seems to be the order of the day.


Two "Main Residences" is Possible

The CGT exemption for a person’s home is only available in respect of one home owned at any given time.


Taken Goods for Private Use? Here's the Latest Values

The ATO knows that many business owners naturally help themselves to their trading stock and use it for their own purposes.


Lost or Destroyed Tax Records? Don't Panic!

Now and then, taxpayers may find themselves in a situation where they simply have no records to back up a tax claim. 


Give Yourself a Super Gift This Christmas

Give yourself the ultimate gift that doesn't cost a thing – a super to-do list which is a gift that will benefit you now and in the future.


Adapting to changing weather and economic conditions

Staying ahead of the curve is essential. As we continue to witness the impact of changing weather patterns and economic fluctuations on farming operations, it becomes increasingly clear that adopting smart financial farming strategies is not just beneficial - it's crucial