Earnings Defined And What Is The Difference Between Profit, Earnings And Revenue?
Earnings is another word for profit, but what makes it confusing is how people use it. Typically, revenue is the same thing as “sales” or the “top line”. They all appear at the top of the income statement.
What is Depreciation & Amortisation?
What is depreciation and amortisation? How is depreciation different to amortisation, and what does accelerated depreciation mean?
What is Revenue?
Revenue is what you sell. It is the money that you get for selling a product (e.g. books) or services (e.g. hairdressing).
What is Return on Equity (ROE)?
Return on Equity or ROE is a financial measure which tells you how much profit is being generated for every dollar investors have contributed.
When and Why Do Companies ‘Go Public’?
When and why do companies go public or launch an IPO?
What does EBITDA & EBIT mean?
EBITDA means Earnings before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation & Amortisation, it is often called ‘operating profit’ and is frequently used by analysts and CEOs. Here’s how to calculate it.
What is Capital Gains Tax (CGT)?
Capital Gains Tax or CGT is a tax that is paid when you sell an investment or asset for more than it cost to buy it.
Australian Personal Tax Rates Explained
Australian Marginal Tax Rates Explained. In Australia, more income tax is paid for every dollar you earn, less your allowable tax deduction.
Medicare Levy & Medicare Levy Surcharge Explained
Medicare Levy & Medicare Levy Surcharge Explained. To have access to a great public healthcare system, most Australian residents pay the Medicare Levy, which is 2% of taxable income.
What is negative gearing?
Negative gearing is a strategy used by people to grow the value of their investment while keeping their tax as low as possible. Investors use negative gearing because the interest repayments on loans are typically tax deductible against their personal income.
What is the ATO and what do they do?
The ATO is Australia’s Tax Office.
How does tax work in Australia?
The Australian tax system works by charging a higher tax rate for those who earn a higher income. It is a marginal income tax system.