Trademarks: Are they tax deductible?

Business Development Specialist - Ceebeks Business Solutions for GOOD

Recently we have set out to protect the intellectual property for our business brands which help our business stand out in the marketplace. Over the 30 years that we have been in business, we have been developing and building our brand image and have applied for and registered business names & logos as trademarks. But…

How to claim the 2019 Staff Christmas Party and Staff Gifts

Business Development Specialist - Ceebeks Business Solutions for GOOD

The Christmas party season is upon us and as we race quickly towards the holiday break lots of Australian businesses will pay for their staff to let their hair down at the annual end of year celebration. According to the Tax Office and SmartCompany’s article the top ten tips for avoiding an unwelcome festive season…

Want to turn your passion into a successful home-based business?

Business Development Specialist - Ceebeks Business Solutions for GOOD

Setting up a home business is an exciting step. But for many small business owners, it can also make the juggling act between work and family a bit more challenging.  Here’s how to start out on the right foot. Running your own business can be incredibly rewarding, but it’s also plenty of hard work –…

What home office expenses can you claim in your tax return?

Business Development Specialist - Ceebeks Business Solutions for GOOD

Many people aren’t aware that they can claim home office expenses.  Whether you’re self-employed, a business owner or an employee – do you perform some of your work from home? If you do, here is a quick summary of the tax rules, and what home office expenses are allowed. Even if the room in your…