Schoolkids Bonus

I have a love/hate relationship with Centrelink – or the Department of Human Services as they are now called.  While this social service is wonderful, as an accountant unless I am specifically authorised by my client to deal directly with this government organisation they won’t speak to me.  Instead they collect information from the AustralianContinue reading “Schoolkids Bonus”

We’re running for breast cancer

A quick community service announcement – If on October 22nd you telephone the office and I’m not available, it’s probably because I’m still completing the 5km “fun” run from the day before. IQ Accountants are putting a team in for the 5km Pink fun run. The whole concept is to overcome the challenge of theContinue reading “We’re running for breast cancer”

It’s Tax Time

Whenever anyone asks “What do you do?”  I hesitate.  The conversation generally goes as follows: “What do you do for work?” “I’m an accountant” “Oh…….”  Dead silence.  *Insert crickets* My occupation tends to be a conversation stopper! We joke in the office about lying about our career choice – in fact my senior accountant oftenContinue reading “It’s Tax Time”