CPD Toolbox Series

Setting up a New Business

Setting up a new business and making it a success requires hard work, focus and commitment. In this session, you’ll learn what you need to know about registering your business and what tax requirements there are when starting up. You’ll also gain an understanding about the compliance activities that are commonly undertaken by government to ensure new businesses are following the law.

What you'll learn
Agency finance
  • Registration and business structure
  • Income tax deductions
  • GST
  • Pay-as-you-go withholding
  • Pay-as-you-go instalments
  • Fringe benefits tax
  • Superannuation
  • Record keeping and budgeting
Agency compliance
  • The role of NSW Fair Trading
  • Why NSW Fair Trading carry out inspections
  • What records NSW Trading inspect
  • Certificates of Registration and Licences
  • Trust accounts
  • Sales and property management files, including rental bonds
  • Internal procedures, including the Supervision Guidelines
  • What happens if something is found?
  • Disciplinary action
  • 10 good office procedures
  • 10 good business procedures
  • Case studies

23 February 2017

9.30am to 1.30pm

Delivery mode?
REI House
30-32 Wentworth Avenue

How much?
$199 Members*
$245 Non-members
(GST inclusive)
(*Members include all employees of member agencies)

12 CPD Points

Meet the presenters

For more than 35 years, Craig Kerr worked with the Australian Taxation Office as an auditor and facilitator in education and training. During that time, he has gained expertise in taxation and superannuation legislation and over the last decade has conducted taxation and superannuation seminars, webinars and workshops in relation to BAS, GST, superannuation and income tax law.

Steve McGuire is a former Senior Real Estate Investigator with NSW Fair Trading and spent almost 20 years inspecting real estate agencies across Sydney and throughout NSW. He has extensive knowledge of the real estate industry and since leaving Fair Trading has been working closely with the industry in a training and consultative capacity.

More information

If you have any questions about this course, please contact REINSW Training on (02) 9264 2343 or email training@reinsw.com.au

To enrol

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Call (02) 9264 2343
Email training@reinsw.com.au


We can come to you!

REINSW is pleased to offer in-house training seven (7) days a week between 7.00am and 9.00pm for small and large groups alike. 

REINSW trainers will visit your office, or a location of your choice, and deliver a training program specifically tailored to meet the needs of your team and your agency. In-house training is an ideal solution that delivers maximum results, with minimum disruption to your business, and is available in different combinations; for example, all in one day or a series of workshops spread over several days. Find out more >>>