Month: June 2020

June 30, 2020 Sharon Purcell

Roma based Rural Financial Counsellor, Dale Murphy was featured in a social media video release today.The well known local explains his role as a Rural Financial Counsellor and how he feels about it.

June 24, 2020 Sharon Purcell

Today’s Small Business Financial Counselling webinar focused on the support available for Commercial tenants and landlords and the detail of the Code of Conduct. The webinar was recorded and has been released for viewing.

June 18, 2020 Sharon Purcell

Our Rural Tax webinar today was hosted by Angie Bowden and Dale Murphy and featured our special guest, Condamine Accountants director, Laura Babington.

June 17, 2020 Sharon Purcell

The recently announced $150,000 instant asset write-off tax incentive has been extended to the end of 2020. Key points:The new rules for the Instant Asset Write-Off scheme will be extended to the end of the year (December 2020)Eligible businesses (those with an annual turnover of less than $500M) are able to instantly deduct the cost of…

June 16, 2020 Sharon Purcell

(11 June, 2020) FHA is a fortnightly income support payment for eligible farming families in financial hardship.Payments up to $26,561.60/annum, per couple or $15,912.00/annum for singles are available for up to four years. This is currently supplemented by an additional $550/person each fortnight due to COVID-19. The payment is administered by the Australian Government Department…

June 9, 2020 Sharon Purcell

The Rotary Cash Cards program has helped many rural families in Southern Queensland.This week we caught up with Bryan Payne in Roma and asked him to explain the program and how Rotary gets involved in the bush.

June 4, 2020 Sharon Purcell

The Office of the Queensland Small Business Commissioner is now open and ready for business, with Queensland’s Small Business Champion, Maree Adshead (pictured) appointed as Commissioner. A top priority for the Commissioner will be helping small business recover from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and rebuild the economy. “Queensland relies on our small businesses…

June 3, 2020 Sharon Purcell

Gympie based Rural Financial Counsellor, Alison Paulger is the first of the RFCSSQ team to record a social media video explaining the Rural Financial Counselling Service and how to contact us. Watch this space!