Salt & Pepper Moreton Bay Bugs

Ingredients peanut oil, for deep-frying 100 g potato flour 125 ml (½ cup) chilled soda water 2 egg whites 6 Moreton Bay bugs, peeled, intestinal tract removed, halved lengthwise 4 cm piece ginger, thinly sliced 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 2 long red chillies, thinly sliced on an angle 2 spring onions, thinly sliced on…

Taxwise Business News June 2022

A new government – tax changes? In case you are wondering what the incoming Labor Government said about tax during the election campaign, the brief answer is very little. Unlike at the 2019 election, Labor has not proposed any significant tax policies – unless you are a multinational. Labor has proposed to ‘close tax loopholes…

Taxwise Annual Wage Review June 2022

Get set for a minimum wage increase Following its Annual Wage Review 2021-22, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) has made 2 announcements: The National Minimum Wage will increase by $40 per week, which amounts to an increase of 5.2% Award minimum wages will increase by 4.6%, which is subject to a minimum increase for award classifications…

Taxwise Business April 2022

Flood Support Disaster recovery payments If your business was affected by the recent floods in NSW and Queensland, you may receive a recovery payment from a local, state or federal government agency. The ATO website advises that the income tax treatment of these support payments is as follows: Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment (one off…

Taxwise Individual News

Flood Support Disaster recovery payments If you or your business was affected by the recent floods in NSW and Queensland, you may receive a recovery payment from a local, state or federal government agency. The ATO website advises that the income tax treatment of these support payments is as follows: Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment…

Director identification number: A unique way to i-DIN-tify yourself…Do you have yours?   Recent legislation has introduced new obligations for company directors requiring them to obtain a personal director identification number (‘Director ID’). So, if you are a director of a company you have new obligations to meet to ensure your ongoing director compliance. This…

Moreton Bay Bugs Mornay

Ingredients 4 Large Bugs (Split in Half & Cleaned) 50g Melted Butter 50g Butter 50g Plain Flour 250ml Full Cream Milk 250ml Thickened Cream Salt & Pepper Chives (chopped) 2 Garlic Cloves 150g Grated Cheese (or as much as you want) Method Brush bugs generously with melted butter & garlic, season with salt & pepper.…