Increased flexibility for Carer payment recipients

DLA Partners Professional Accountants and Advisors in Brisbane Increased Flexibility For Carer Payment Recipients

A 2024 Federal Budget announcement will allow greater flexibility for you if you are receiving Carer payment. Also, the announcement may mean that you will become eligible when you previously were unable to claim. Review of the new rules From 20 March 2025, the following changes will apply for recipients of Carer payment: Recipients will […]

Energy bill rebate coming for individuals and small businesses

DLA Partners Professional Accountants and Advisors in Brisbane Energy Bill Rebate Coming For Individuals And Small Businesses

The 2024 Federal Budget, which was released with a main focus on cost-of-living measures (among others) includes an energy bill relief for every household and small business. From 1 July 2024, the following one-off rebates will be applied to energy bills: $300 to all Australian households, and $325 to eligible small businesses. This measure includes […]

2024–25 Federal Budget Highlights

DLA Partners Professional Accountants and Advisors in Brisbane 2024 Federal Budget Highlights

The Federal Treasurer, Dr Jim Chalmers, handed down the 2024–25 Federal Budget at 7:30 pm (AEST) on 14 May 2024. Described as a “responsible Budget that helps people under pressure today”, the Treasurer has forecast a second consecutive surplus of $9.3 billion. The main priorities of the government, as reflected in the Budget, are helping […]

How Will The 2017 Budget Affect You?

by Debbie Reed, Director I would like to draw your attention to four proposals in the 2017 Budget which may affect your overall financial strategy. This article highlights a number of groups particularly impacted by Budget announcements including: Taxpayers earning more than $21,335; Retirees who are home owners; Investment property owners; Small business owners. In […]