For many years, businesses were not able to add on the cost of accepting a credit card for payment in Australia. Businesses complained and the regulation was altered about 20 years ago.
With pruning season just around the corner in the Margaret River Region, the Margaret River Business Centre (MRBC) has released information on piece rates and how they are to be paid.
Australia’s tax system is currently under review. Small business operators are encouraged to have their say on this issue.
A new national business names registration service will replace current state and territory services by the end of the month.
From 1st March 2010, the new Business Activity Statement (BAS) Agent Law took effect.