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Business Structures & Restructures
Starts March 2018

The Business Structures & Restructures Workshop helps you identify key factors and risk areas when creating a structure, recognise when a structure is past its 'use by' date, and manage structural change.


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Salary Packaging - What Still Works Webinar
26 March 2018

With so many changes made to the FBT rules in recent years to limit the use of popular packaging strategies, it might seem like there is no point using salary sacrifice arrangements any more.


However, there are still opportunities for employees and employers.  This session identifies what benefits can be accessed through salary packaging and clarifies how the arrangements should be structured in real life.



Business Valuations 101 Webinar Series
6 & 11 April 2018

A two-part webinar series taking you from the fundamentals of business valuations to a fully worked valuation that you complete.


For accountants new to valuation work or who would like to work through the valuation process on a step by step basis, and arrive at a reliable solution.



SMSF Pensions & Accessing
Benefits Webinar
13 April 2018

The pension phase of superannuation is one of the most tax effective periods clients will experience - even after the super reforms come into effect from 1 July 2017.  How we manage a client's SMSF during pension phase can ensure that this tax effectiveness is maintained.


This webinar outlines the processes to ensure the best possible outcome.



The Right Way to Give Feedback and Have Difficult Conversations Webinar
30 April 2018

Salary reviews and objections, ‘behaviour modification’, managing expectations, delivering criticism, and under performance are just a few difficult conversations we all have to have. Let’s face it, as a profession we are not great at these discussions.


This webinar will not only deliver the techniques to make these conversations less confrontational but unveil the techniques that will produce the best possible results.



SMSF Year-End Planning Essentials Webinar
16 May 2018

In preparation for 30 June, this practical webinar covers not only the essential year end planning issues but what you need to have in place for your clients before the 1 July reforms impact. 



Tax & Business Services - Intermediate 2018
Starts June 2018

Tax & Business Services Intermediate is for accountants who are comfortable with the fundamentals of compliance work and are ready to step up to the next level - or as a practical refresher on the ‘need to knows.’


Best for those moving beyond the basics and building the complexity of the work they tackle, and those needing a refresher on current law.  Essential for those who attended the Tax & Business Services - Basic Workshop. 


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Members only! Knowledge Shop PD - Feb/Mar 2018

Join us for this special member only event - everything you need to keep up to date and ahead of the game in 3 hours.


Be quick to register as PD books out early!


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SMSF 2018 Workshop
Starts March 2018

An essential annual update on the SMSF issues for all those serious about SMSFs.


Designed to reduce risk, and maximise efficiency and outcomes, SMSF 2018 is a not-to-be missed training day for all professionals in the SMSF audit and advice space.



Due Diligence Webinar
23 March 2018

Some of your SME clients will be buying or selling a business, or investing in a business. There may also be requirements for internal risk reviews.  When any of these happen there is often a requirement for a due diligence review.


This session explores the types of due diligence work that can be undertaken, look at how to build an effective due diligence work program, and how to make sure that your work is appropriate to the client’s needs.



SMSF Audit: The Grey Areas Webinar
4 April 2018

The auditing process for an SMSF requires auditor judgement and interpretation but in practice, complexities arise. Consistency between funds is essential. Consistency with what the regulator requires is essential. 


This webinar gives you the tools to identify and manage SMSF audit issues even if there is no definitive interpretation.



Division 7A Common Problem Areas Webinar
9 April 2018

Practitioners and clients continue to have problems when it comes to dealing with Division 7A in the real world with compex rules and difficult concepts.


This webinar takes you beyond the fundamentals of Division 7A to explore problem areas that are often overlooked as well as opportunities for managing Division 7A issues before they become a problem.



Applying the Small Business CGT
Rollover Rules
23 April 2018

The essential guide to applying the rollover rules for small business clients


This session will cover the basic conditions that need to be met in order to qualify for tax relief as well as the ATO’s latest guidance on these conditions and the tax implications of applying the rollover.



Tax Consolidation Essentials Webinar
3 May 2018

Learn the key benefits and risks when using the tax consolidation rules.



30 June Trust Distributions Webinar
22 May 2018

What absolutely needs to be done for trust clients before 30 June



The End of the Road Web Series
21 & 28 June 2018

There are a range of reasons why a client might decide to wind up a company or trust.


This series looks at the key issues that accountants need to identify and manage when working through this process.



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If your firm was a member of Knowledge Shop®, every quarter two of your team could attend PD in one of seven locations around the country absolutely free.

“…for the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.



Knowledge Shop® has embraced this philosophy for over a decade with practical, workshop based accountant's training.  We don’t just stand there and lecture you about what you need to know, we work with you so you can do it.

The Knowledge Shop philosophy - learn by doing