Matthew De Zilwa

Matthew De Zilwa

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A Brief Guide On How To Give Back & Why It's Good For Business.

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 18-Apr-2018 15:10:32

Giving back to the community is a great way to support those who have supported your business. Not only is giving back to your community (whether that be to a non-profit organisation, local sporting club or charity) a great way to genuinely be a good corporate citizen - it actually has some tangible benefits that can do real good in your own business. Here is our (brief) guide on how giving back to your local community can help your business, and how you can do it.

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Topics: Marketing

Payroll Tax Law Changes In SA

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 04-Apr-2018 11:04:43

What is Payroll tax?

Since the 1st of July 2009, if an employer (or group of employers) has a wages bill in excess of $600,000 for services rendered by employees anywhere in South Australia, they are required to pay a tax on these wages.

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International Women's Day

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 08-Mar-2018 16:01:23

The 8th of March is international women's day. Today we take the time to celebrate the social, cultural, political, and economic achievement of women throughout history. AFM Services wouldn't be where it is today without the women who have helped build it and run it. Here are who they are, and why they matter to us:

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A Business Event Not To Miss...

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 16-Feb-2018 10:37:22

Off the back of last year's hugely successful seminar entitled 'Ready. Set. Grow!', our business advisory arm BIAS Australia are back again - this time, with Ready. Set. Grow! 2.0.

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4 things Beyoncé can teach you about running a small business.

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 01-Feb-2018 16:45:45

It goes without saying that the Queen of Pop, Beyoncé is one of the most successful business women of the modern day. Whilst you and I might not (currently) be pop-icons, with a net-worth of over AUD$430 Million there is a thing or two we can learn from the way she does business. Here are 4 things we can all learn from Bey about running a flawless small business.

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So what is Bitcoin? A rundown. 

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 16-Jan-2018 17:10:36

BitCoin, Etherium, Cryptocurrency. Chances are you've heard about one of them. What you might not know is what they are, and how they work. Here is our (brief) rundown of exactly that.

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Topics: News

Tax Consessions for Small Businesses

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 02-Jan-2018 16:44:01

The Australian Tax Office has made some changes to the tax concessions available to small business entities and their purchases over the 2017/18 financial year. Here are three key changes that relate to income and concessions in your business:

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Topics: ATO, 2018

Christmas Closure Times

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 14-Dec-2017 18:00:00

Firsty, we would like to thank all of our clients for making 2017 a fantastic year. It was our pleasure having all of you on board, and we hope that you had an enjoyable year.

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What is single touch payroll?

Posted by Matthew De Zilwa on 12-Dec-2017 10:49:38

Single Touch Payroll (STP for short), is a reporting change taking place for employers. The Australian Government has introduced legislation that means employers will need to report payments including salaries and wages, pay as you go (PAYG) withholding and super information to the ATO directly from your payroll software at the same time you pay employees.

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Topics: ATO, Payroll