Useful Links

Australian Business Register
http://abr.gov.au
Apply for an Australian Business Number (ABN) or update your ABN details online.

Australian Securities and Investments Commission
www.asic.gov.au
Enforces company and financial services laws to protect consumers, investors and creditors; regulates and informs the public about Australian Companies.

Australian Taxation Office
www.ato.gov.au
Tax information for individuals, companies, and organisations, from the Tax Department of the Australian Federal Government.

Business.gov.au Checklist
http://www.business.gov.au/Information/Pages/business.gov.auchecklists.aspx
The “Starting your business checklist” and “Growing your business checklist” will guide you through the various stages of your business.

Centrelink
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/dhs/centrelink
Information on the social security payments and services which Centrelink delivers to the Australian public.

Family Assistance Office
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/themes/families
The Family Assistance Office has been setup by the Australian Government to give Australian families better access to government services. Register to use the online services.

Intuit Quickbooks
www.intuit.com.au/qbohome/
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Medicare
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/dhs/medicare
Administers the national health program on behalf of the Commonwealth Government.

MoneySmart
www.moneysmart.gov.au
Calculators and tips to help you make better financial decisions from ASIC and the Australian Government. Simple guidance you can trust.

MYOB Accounting Software
www.myob.com.au
Flexible accounting software with a little extra. Download Online!

NSW Fair Trading
www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au
Providing information and assistance for consumer issues, motor vehicles, home building and renovation, credit, property and tenancy issues, plus co-operatives…

NSW Office of State Revenue
www.osr.nsw.gov.au
Information about NSW state taxes and duties, e.g.: payroll tax, land tax, stamp duty; also administers schemes for first home buyers.

SCAMwatch
www.scamwatch.gov.au
The SCAMwatch website provides information on a wide range of scams, including examples of scams and tips on protecting your business against online scams.

Stay Smart on-line
www.staysmartonline.gov.au
The Stay Smart Online website provides a range of information on securing your computer and smart transaction online.

Xero
www.xero.com/au/
Xero is a New Zealand-based software company that develops cloud-based accounting software for small and medium-sized businesses. Loved by 200,000+Aussie Subscribers Start Your Free Xero Trial Today.