All posts by: Geoff Gartly

About Geoff Gartly

Geoff has been assisting businesses with their taxation and business affairs for many years. His practical advice has assisted his clients to grow their businesses and plan their financial future. To contact Geoff please call 039597 9966

Why have a stocktake sale ! Many small business who hold stock have those items that collect continue to collect dust. The cost of this dust is a burden that you finance year after year . These products are often a result of last summer seasons or a bad buying mistake. Either way its time Read More

What factors will increase your final price a business owner may pay for your business? There are certain factors that will make your business more valuable . You should take the time to analyse your business and review what changes you should make that can help sell it for more value. Here are 5 factors you should Read More

Tax why it hurts so bad when you have to pay it! Most people I have met in life understand that you may not like paying tax but its part of the fabric of the society we live in .They get on with graciously paying the tax they owe. Sometimes paying a big tax bill Read More

Bitcoin trading and your tax obligations ! Doing nothing or thinking you will not be detected when it comes to meeting your tax obligations with crypto currencies is not an option! Yesterday, being the 3rd of April passing the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Amendment Act 2017 (Amendment Act) was enacted as Law.  The new Read More

Taxing property developments. Taxes can be your worst nightmare ! Undertaking Developing property will have tax implications, and the type of tax you may ultimately pay can determined by what your intentions are with your property. Overall property development can be a very profitable opportunity but there a few speed humps to negotiate. One of Read More

How to Evaluate Your Marketing Spend  One of the most important success factors of small businesses is the ability to generate revenue, and to do that, most businesses need to market their services and products to bring in new customers and sales. The challenge for small business is how to make their marketing dollars work Read More

For those who operate small businesses from home selling imported good on platforms such as eBay need to be aware of the new GST changes. From July 1st, 2018, GST will apply to retail sales of low-value physical goods, e.g. those with a value of $1000 or less that have been imported to Australia and Read More

Make 2018 your year for your business to shine with these 3 sales growth tips Every business has a gold mine in its current customer base. But not all business owners remember to mine this gold because they are too busy trying to attract new customers or developing new products or services. This is the Read More

Happy new year! January is the month of new beginnings and a perfect time to strategize about projects that will boost your business prosperity. Here are five ideas to get you thinking about new beginnings for your business in 2018. 1.Learn new technology. Every year, tens of thousands of new online software applications are invented Read More