Modoras Blog

We’re pleased to offer our latest insights here in this blog. I hope you find these items cover the many facets of your financial life.

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The only thing that stays the same is change itself.

Business improvements, how do you choose what to do first?

21 June, 2017 by Jita Sarai // Business

New Year’s Resolution time. Ok so it’s not the calendar year end, but there’s no reason why the end of financial year can’t provide the trigger for you to make some improvements to your business. Or, more specifically, one improvement. What if you could pick one thing in your business that you’d like to change? […]

The sand in the hourglass is really running out now. Source: Adobe stock

The final countdown: super reforms start on July 1

2 June, 2017 by Katerina Sousalis // Financial Planning

Over the past weeks we’ve been doing our best to present the impacts of the upcoming super reforms in a way that’s clear and gives you a sense of what you need to expect on 1 July. And as we enter the final month of the financial year, we hope you have prepared yourself and […]

The July 1 deadline is racing towards us. Source: Adobe Stock

Defined benefit pension holders, this one’s for you

2 June, 2017 by Tony Sarai // Financial Planning

Defined Benefit pensions provide a guaranteed pension income stream for those lucky enough to have them. According to the Sydney Morning Defined Benefit pensions provide a guaranteed pension income stream for those lucky enough to have them. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, it’s close to a million Australians1. Offered by a small cohort of […]

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Federal Budget 2017: Superannuation

10 May, 2017 by Tony Sarai // Financial Planning

Federal Budget 2017: Superannuation Please note that each of these proposals will only become law if it is passed by Parliament. – Additional non-concessional cap for retiree downsizers – Super savings scheme for first home buyers Additional non-concessional cap for retiree downsizers From 1 July 2018, people aged 65+ will be able to contribute up […]

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Federal Budget 2017: Tax (investors)

10 May, 2017 by Tony Sarai // Financial Planning

Federal Budget 2017: Tax (investors) Please note that each of these proposals will only become law if it is passed by Parliament. – Incentives for investment in affordable housing – Restrictions on deductions for residential property investments – Tax changes for foreign tax residents and property owners Incentives for investment in affordable housing From 1 […]