11:05PM | Tuesday, 29 November 2011 | Benchmarks developed by the Tax Office for small businesses are a good tool to detect income but are otherwise susceptible to “heavy-handed” use, according to the inspector-general of taxation.
11:03PM | Thursday, 24 November 2011 | When you start a business there is that horrifying gap between paying the bills and getting in your revenue. Here are the four essential things you need to do to start generating cashflow.
11:37PM | Thursday, 24 November 2011 | Australian app developers are plagued by poor cashflow, piracy issues and lengthy turnaround times, according to development firm Shifty Jelly, publisher of various popular apps.
11:29PM | Tuesday, 22 November 2011 | Retail and hospitality businesses relying on weekend trade look set for quicker access to their funds, with two of the major banks moving to same-day settlement, seven days a week.
11:49PM | Monday, 21 November 2011 | Employers in the retail industry could be dealt another blow in light of a union push to introduce the adult wage at 18 years of age instead of 20, in addition to a pay push for apprentices.
11:43PM | Monday, 21 November 2011 | Health products chain Healthzone Limited’s 80 franchised and 30 company-owned stores will continue to trade in the short-term, despite the business being placed into receivership.
11:52PM | Friday, 18 November 2011 | October was the best month for retailers in 25 months, according to the Commonwealth Bank Business Sales Indicator, suggesting Christmas sales may not be as dismal as initially thought.
11:12PM | Tuesday, 15 November 2011 | Australian businesses are taking almost a month longer than average to pay their bills, according to Dun & Bradstreet, with national payment terms reaching 53 days in the September quarter.
11:28PM | Monday, 14 November 2011 | Small businesses need to be aware of the hidden costs associated with equipping employees with mobile devices, analysts warn, as employers attempt to make their staff more productive.
11:31PM | Thursday, 10 November 2011 | The number of corporate insolvencies has surged to its highest level in more than a decade, after almost 3,000 companies entered administration in the September quarter.