It’s an exciting time when initially starting up a business, but there are a number of important factors that you need to consider before you take your first steps. You need an experienced advisor who can help you make the right decisions and guide you through every aspect of establishing your business, from deciding which structure best suits you, minimising tax obligations, through to ABN, GST and PAYGW registrations, compliance and record keeping.
At Susan Smith & Associates Pty Ltd, we combine our financial and taxation skills to resolve your problems from concept to implementation, giving you the confidence to focus on what really matters – building your successful business. We aim to understand your vision and inspire you to maximise your business’s potential and overcome barriers to your success.
Do you know all the issues to consider when starting a business?

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The ATO uses benchmarking as a tool to identify businesses for audit. If you are outside the ATO benchmarks for your industry, you potentially increase the chance of an ATO audit.
It’s easy to have Susan Smith & Associates Pty Ltd complete a professional benchmark for your business and reduce the chance of an ATO audit. The process involves evaluating your annual turnover, expenses and cost of sales.
If your business is not within your industry benchmarks, we will evaluate and find out why. Don’t wait till it’s too late – speak to us now.