Come on, get appy: Three accounting apps that can help your ecommerce business thrive

If you run an ecommerce business, you’ll know the importance of having accurate (and stress-free) finances. But managing your sales channels together with your accounting software can be messy – and cost you hours. Luckily, there are some pretty great operational tools in place that easily integrate with your Xero suite, and our accounting team…

Tax-free electric cars? What you need to know about the fringe benefits tax exemption for electric vehicles

By Andrew Law (Head of Tax) and Simon Davis (Head of Business Development) It’s not often that tax legislation gets anyone’s motor running, but a new proposal from the Federal Government that would exempt electric cars from fringe benefits tax (FBT) has people talking – and it might finally shift Australia’s transition towards EVs into…

the 3 levers to pullb before you cut costs

Three profit levers to pull before you start cutting costs like an ar$ehole

When asked how to improve the profitability of a business, the default response by your typical robot accountant is to “restructure your costs”. Translated to non-accountant terms, that means slash your overhead expenses and fire staff. They’ll offer a bunch of recommendations like replacing the espresso machine with instant coffee, or cancelling the annual staff…