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    Polished FBs vs carpet vs tiles?

    if you strip the carpet and remove any nails etc its about $28sm ( that's Brisbane pricing) that's a clean floor just to putty, sand and coat.. i do this is all my IP's I prep which is easy and then the floor guys just rip into the work make it easy for them and the cost will same for your...
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    Good Accountant in Brisbane ?

    Any recommendations ? family trust + 2 normal returns cheers
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    who fits the separate meters ?

    yep ONE meter for the entire block ! dam it !
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    who fits the separate meters ?

    who fits the separate meters ? my plumber ?? or the water company ? I have 5 units in the block and the other day i found the washing machine hose on the ground just pouring water ! You are right - if they don't pay they don't care !
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    Charging for water usage in QLD - 'water efficiency certificate' required?

    who fits the separate meters ? who fits the separate meters ? my plumber ?? or the water company ? I have 5 units in the block and the other day i found the washing machine hose on the ground just pouring water !:mad: You are right - if they don't pay they don't care !
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    Shared Laundry ? do I supply the washing machine ?

    Question ... I have a unit block of 5 and it has 2 x shared laundry spaces.. down stairs Do I have to supply the washing machines ?:confused: Its news to me ... ? :confused: I am renovating and building in internal laundries as i go so this will eventually not be an issue.. but right now is...
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    Land tax - recalc after selling IP x2

    Yep had a response from the OSR.. All me this year.. Oh well.. New property is in a famaliy trust.. So no tax free threshold in Qld .. Well I think that's correct... Should be lower. New land value is half of the previous.. 2 x IP's
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    Need help with how to best evict tenant who is abusive when drunk

    As far as an agent I use Place at carina for my unit block. They have been fantastic, so far.. Hayley is the girls name in that office that coordinates new landlords coming into the business.
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    Land tax - recalc after selling IP x2

    Geez, so new owners pay post 30th June 2012.. Crap, I was hoping for a pro rata type system
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    Land tax - recalc after selling IP x2

    I have my land tax due in mid feb $1600, this is for the 2011-2012 period. However I sold both my IP's around December , so half way.. Does this mean I can request a recalculation ? And would only owe half this amount for the year. I have bought another property but this is now in a...
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    Charge tenants water rates?

    I'll be replacing the old gal cold water line soon, so I'll look into seperate meters. I own the whole block so no need for a BC meeting for me ... Just do...
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    Cost of tiles per sqm?

    I don't think you can use the term good value and then quote $4 or $5 Let's face it you need to consider the how much you are tiling If your tiling 10sm then each extra $1 is only ten bucks ... No big deal.. If you are doing 100sm then yes it can add up.. Really any bottom line for...
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    Help me choose a business name

    Wish-ga means nothing to me .. If your starting out the it needs either 1. Relevance or 2. Sounds trustworthy No offense intended , but I would not be drawn to a company called Wish-ga It sounds a little hippy to me.. I'm a pretty senior manager.. Maybe I'm old school... Most...
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    Running a Family Trust ( for Dummies ?)

    I might post the list as a poll and see who has claimed or maybe start a thread asking what people have claimed ?
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    Solicitor in Brisbane - Logan City area

    I use TOP GUN Conveyencing in the valley.. They are amazing and the service and price is also amazing.
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    Charge tenants water rates?

    I have units in one block so I need to find out who supplies / installs the meters Anyone know ?
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    Running a Family Trust ( for Dummies ?)

    I have read this now and have you all seen the list of possible deductions for a trust ? Is this realistic?
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    Can a family trust pay into super ?

    So let me clarify a little, Family trust so no company element as trustee, wife not working, so I can dispurse to her and she can make a personal contribution to super. I imagine that this would make no difference to her TAX due on the income dispersed to her. I was hoping that the...
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    Can a family trust pay into super ?

    Quick question can a trust do this .. Paying only 15% going in and then it's zero Tax coming out on retirement ?
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    Penalties for deferring CGT.

    Holy cow batman... 95% !!!!!! By the way to get a payment plan / extension do you have to prove stress or can you request this without detail (eg. as you might be asset rich bulk cash poor?) Do they charge interest ?
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