January 25, 2016

What Is A Registered BAS Agent

The ATO has introduced legislation affecting bookkeepers who provide BAS related services to clients. How do you make sure that your bookkeeper Melbourne is ATO approved? At Nobel Thomas, you work with  BAS agents from compliance to consultancy. As a result of a recent change in Australian legislation, all bookkeepers at Nobel Thomas Bookkeeper Melbourne that currently provide BAS services for your and charge a fee for that service must consequently be registered as BAS Agents. BAS services include: Preparing or lodging an approved form for a client that relates to GST, PAYG Withholding, PAYG Instalment or FBT; Giving advice about these obligations; Or Dealing with the ATO on behalf of a client in relation to these obligations. A BAS […]
May 29, 2015

Why You Need to Log Your BAS On Time

As we approach the ‘silly season’ many small business owners are busy tackling the day-to-day tasks that come with running a business. Lodging your BAS on time, not only fulfils your obligations, it can also be beneficial to your business. Allow your local bookkeeper Melbourne to explain exactly why: Avoid Penalties If you don’t lodge your BAS on time with the ATO you may be subjected to a failure to lodge penalty. The fines can vary in amounts & can be higher if you have poor lodgement history. By lodging your BAS on time, your business will avoid any late penalties. Track Business Performance Lodging your BAS on time with the help of your bookkeeper Melbourne, every quarter, provides you […]