Single Touch Payroll Extended to Small Businesses in 2019

The Senate has passed the Bill to extend Single Touch Payroll (STP) to employers with 19 or less employees, commencing...

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Entrepreneur Starter Packages for New Businesses

Always dream't of owning your own business?  Are you ready to take the leap of faith? Embarking on a new...

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2019 New Service Offerings from Semmens & Co.

Our new years resolution is to provide our clients with greater services and add more value to their businesses.   To...

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Semmens & Co Christmas Closure Period 2018

Semmens & Co will be closed for Christmas from Friday 21st December 2018 and re-open 7th January 2019. During this...

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Congratulations to Daniela Semmens – Now an Affiliate Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

In early November, Daniela completed a 12 month journey to gain an Affiliate Membership to the Chartered Accountants Australia and...

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Long Service Leave: Changes You Need To Know

Significant changes to long service leave (LSL) entitlements are due to come into effect by 1 November 2018.  The new Long...

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Phoenix Crackdown

For several years, the federal government and regulators have heralded a compliance focus on phoenix activity.  Recently, "The Economic Impacts...

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Government Extends Taxable Payments Reporting System

Government has enacted legislation to extend the taxable payments reporting system (TPRS) to a further three industries. The Treasury Laws...

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Treasury’s Plans to Double Large Company Thresholds

Treasury has released a proposal to double the financial reporting lodgement thresholds for large Australian proprietary companies. The proposal, outlined...

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Work Christmas Parties and Gifts

The season to be jolly is fast approaching! But you may need to ho-ho-hold-up before you start rewarding your employees...

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Thoughts From Our Principals

Mark Semmens

Mark is a Chartered Accountant with a wealth of experience in accounting and taxation. Mark is a Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Tax Practitioners Board and the National Tax and Accountants Association.

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Daniela Semmens

Daniela Semmens is a Co-Director of Semmens & Co. and joined the company as General Manager in 2017. Daniela is an Affiliate Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and also a Member of the Australian Institute of Project Management.

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