Funding for the arts: what’s available?

Funding for the arts: what’s available? Will the Prime Minister’s targeted $250 million package of funding to support cultural and creative projects and initiatives save the industry?  The arts funding is aimed at kick starting the sector with funding...

The ATO on COVID-19 fraud warpath

We always knew that a Government scheme swiftly distributing cash during a crisis was going to come with equally swift compliance and review measures, particularly when eligibility was self-assessed. Two major Australian Taxation Office (ATO) initiatives are searching out fraud and schemes designed to take advantage of the Government’s Coronavirus Economic Response Package.

5 tips to survive a decline in income

5 tips to survive a decline in income Since precautionary measures were heightened to slow the spread of COVID-19, almost 1 million Australians have lost their jobs. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Australia lost 7.5 per cent of its jobs between 14...