FAMILY TRUST DEED VARIATION

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If you think your family trust isn’t foreign, have a think about its members. Is your child residing overseas? Is a relative beneficiary you’ve never met living in another country? It will pay to check the nature of your family trust composition before 1 January 2018.

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Shareholder’s Agreements

If you are knee-deep in founding a start-up, onboarding new investors, or looking to protect the company you have built, a shareholder’s agreement may be required. These agreements can be crucial to protecting operational integrity, and should be thoroughly drafted and reviewed by a legal advisor.

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Co- Sourcing

Is your business looking to maximise efficiency, access easier scalability, or simply tap into a new knowledge market for increased business opportunity? The growing trend of co-sourcing may offer a viable solution with reduced initial outlay costs.

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Is It Worth Fixing Your Loan?

The question of whether or not you should fix your loan is very much on the table now, as some lenders have quietly begun increasing their rates already. We are at an historically low interest rate, which makes it easy to assume that we have more chance of the rate beginning to increase from this point onward.

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Why You Should Consider Co-Sourcing for your Business

When new approaches to running your business arise, it’s natural to feel a little bit unsure at first as to how beneficial these methods may be. However, in a world that is constantly changing and developing, it is important to stay up to date and ensure you are getting the most out of your business by familiarising yourself with these new approaches. One that has really taken off in recent times is Co-Sourcing, made possible by today’s technology, allowing you to employ highly skilled workers in foreign countries at a fraction of the cost. YML Co-Sourcing is helping businesses find dedicated employees located in the Philippines, guiding you through the process and ensuring a perfect match for you and your business.

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Changes to the Assets Test for Centrelink Aged Pensions from January 1st 2017

The changes announced in the 2015 Federal Budget regarding the Asset Test for the Aged Pension will soon come into place as of the new year. It’s important to know if and how this may affect you and what you need to do to ensure you are prepared.

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FBT on Christmas Gifts and Tax Deductibility of Christmas Parties

With holiday season in full swing, many workplaces are hosting their annual Christmas parties, with business owners also giving gifts to their employees to celebrate the year. As a business owner, you should be aware of how the Fringe Benefits Tax may affect these expenses, and what you are and are not able to claim as a business expense.

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Obtaining a Business Skills Visa

When considering foreign business purchases, it’s important to understand the responsibilities, terms and conditions of doing so, as well as looking at the positive opportunities that may arise.

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Quick Tips to Pay Off Your Mortgage Sooner

We can all agree that it would be ideal to pay off your mortgage before the length loan term is up, but this of course is easier said than done. Most people fail to give too much thought as to how they can more efficiently pay off their mortgage sooner. However, with a few adjustments to the way you manage your repayments, and by setting some proactive strategies, you can work towards achieving that seemingly unattainable goal.

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YML Group App – Coming Soon

We are pleased to announce that our new YML Group app will be launching within the next 2 weeks, available for free download on the iTunes App StoreTM and Google PlayTM. The app will allow for new and exciting new ways to stay in touch with YML and access tools and features to help provide personal and professional help and guidance in the palm of your hand.

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