29 Nov 2016

Top Tax Tips for Tradies

Here at Laser Group, we want our electrical contractors, plumbing contractors and other tradies everywhere to be able to enjoy all of the benefits of the industry with as few of the potential downsides as possible. A big part of that includes maximising their tax returns to help make sure they claim all deductions they are entitled to. The financial year ends on June 30 and whether youre trying to get ready for next year or are still processing this one, there are a few things you should know.

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18 Nov 2016

World Toilet Day

The month of November has rolled around yet again, which can only mean that one of the most important holidays on the calendar is about to arrive: World Toilet Day! Taking place on November 19, World Toilet Day is all about raising awareness. There are an estimated 2.4 BILLION people in the world who lack access to something we all take for granted - basic and improved sanitation. To that end, World Toilet Day is about putting a stop to this for all time.

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17 Nov 2016

Why You Shouldn't Do It Yourself

In the age of home renovation shows, the availability of ‘do it yourself’ trade kits and Google always ready to help the home handyman, it seems like everyone is an expert and the requirement to hire a qualified tradie to do the job is less important than ever. But in fact, the opposite is the truth.

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27 Oct 2016

Invoicing Tips for Tradies

By now, you understand just how important it is to complete your tax returns, and to complete them in the correct way. Taking every deduction that youre entitled to is important for maximising your ultimate return on investment, but you also want to do so in a way that avoids the type of attention that could land you in hot water with the ATO. Now, youll also need to take steps to establish an effective way of collecting money in the first place. Remember that not all invoices are created equally and if you really want to make things easier for yourself moving forward, there are a few key things youll want to keep in mind.

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26 Sep 2016

Spring Clean Your Air Conditioner

Spring is a great opportunity for many things, including getting some of that important work done around the house that you may have been putting off during those chilly winter months of the year. When that time does come around once again, its important to remember that you need to pay particular attention to your air conditioner. Not only does routine maintenance help keep your equipment running as efficiently as possible, but it can also be a great way to prolong the lifespan of your AC unit as well.

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24 Aug 2016

Create a Sustainable Future with littil Group and Laser Electrical

Creating a better, more sustainable future for not only ourselves but for future generations, is a responsibility that we take seriously at the Laser Group. We must strive to do whatever we can to help leave this planet in a better condition than the one we have found ourselves in. This is why littil Group has partnered with the passionate and experienced electrical contractors at Laser Group to help make this happen sooner rather than later.

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22 Aug 2016

Tips for Power Saving In The Home and Office

At Laser Group, we understand that one of the most difficult aspects of winter in Australia is how the unpredictable weather can affect your monthly utility bills. Many homeowners find themselves in a situation where regardless of how well they may think theyve planned ahead, they still get hit with unfortunately high costs at the end of the month. We dont want to see that happen to you, which is why weve compiled a list of tips for power saving in the home and the office that you can start using right away.

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