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Is your business eligible for JobKeeper 2.0?

The introduction of JobKeeper in March was a much-needed lifeline for many businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The reintroduction of strict shutdowns in Victoria has forced many businesses to “hibernate” again, while many businesses that are allowed to operate have suffered losses due to the lockdown. The ongoing closure…

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Liquidation relief extended as 33% of businesses struggle

Govt Extends Business Liquidation Grace Period The Federal Government has extended the temporary relief measures introduced to save businesses from going under during the coronavirus pandemic. Due to expire on 21 September 2020, the insolvency and bankruptcy “grace period” is being extended until the end of the year. In a…

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Can you claim a business tax loss?

In the now distant days of December 2019, we were all eagerly anticipating the year 2020. A new decade, a fresh start. There was a collective feeling in the business community that this would be ‘our’ year to strike out. To grow. Even prosper. Unfortunately, those grand plans came crashing…

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Bank relationship managers. Help them to help you

This is the third of our four-part series with Mick Hall, partner at banking advisory business, Velvet Pig. Mick shares insights on how to deal with your bank during these unprecedented times. How banks assess business funding applications This is the third of a four-part interview series with Mick Hall,…

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