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Gig Economy – Employee v Contractor

If you are unsure to the status of your workforce or the robustness of your employment and contractor agreements, we can help. Contact Mark on 02 8096 8143.

Fair Work Award Pay Rates Increase from July 1 2019

Fair Work has handed down their Annual Wage Review. The 2019 Minimum Wage Decision applies to all employees covered by the National Workplace Relations system. If these changes apply, employers need to adjust employee wages accordingly in the next full pay period starting on or after the 1st of July 2019. The new Federal weekly minimum […]

What will the ATO focus on this tax season?

For our clients who have investment properties as part of their investment portfolio and are running businesses, this piece by Jessica Jiang of Clarity Tax Consulting, is really informative. As Australians prepare to lodge their tax returns, the ATO reveals, besides keeping a firm eye on work-related expenses, the ATO’s top priority this tax year […]

A Monkey, A Dog And An Explanation of Copyright

If you film a monkey who has the copyright? You, right? What if you are interviewed, do you own the rights? And if you recorded the sound? Or if it was filmed? What if someone uploads it to social media? The Basics of Copyright Making a Monkey of Copyright Videography Exceptions Social Media Interviews Computer […]

The Ultimate Guide to Commercial Leases

It can feel somewhat daunting to be investing in a commercial lease in Australia which is why we’re going to cover information that will ease the process and reduce the stress. We are going to cover how make sure you are entering a smooth and secure negotiation that ensures your investment stands the best chance […]

Contractor vs Employee in the Gig Economy

Contractor vs Employee in the Gig Economy The media keeps reporting that the gig economy is on the rise, but how does that affect your business? Are the people that you hired employees or contractors? The employment contract may say one way or the other but in the eyes of the law that is up […]

The Commercial Leases Cheat Sheet | Infogaphic

The Commercial Leases Cheat Sheet We’ve put together a Commercial Leases Cheat Sheet to keep the process simple for you should you be looking at taking on a tenant or moving into a new space. If you have any queries feel free to get in contact and we’ll do our best to answer your questions. […]

Awarded Teddington Professional Service

Teddington is thrilled to be honoured as a finalist in the Optus My Business Awards. We believe this is through our service to our wonderful clients and all the success that they achieve. Teddington has been shortlisted as a finalist in the professional services category at the 2018 Optus My Business Awards, which showcases the […]

Chinese Business World from the Ground

David Thomas, President of the Australia China SME Association, provides a hands-on view of the Chinese business world, popular views and trends within the economy. It highlights a fantastic opportunity to steer your business to new, broader and richer seas. President Xi is popular and highly respected David found that everyone he met expressed their […]

Gig economy flexing the definitions of an independent contractor vs an employee

The gig economy has opened new ways of getting work down for your business at lower costs and responsibility. Looking at uber demonstrates an ability to outsource the grunt work of an operation to individuals, keeping costs and responsibilities low. While both the UK and USA have ruled that uber drivers are in fact employees, […]