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Director, Prossor Town Planning
Jackie has been in Town Planning for 20 years. She started off at Council, then opened a local town planning company, before developing and operating in a business partnership for several years.
In 2019 Jackie has gone out on her own again with Prossor Town Planning, a company dedicated to help people obtain planning permits across industrial, commercial residential and green wedge developments. They liaise with council, designers, architects and act as project management, coordinating other consultants in the building process and acting as an advocate for clients with their local council. Jackie employs an additional two town planners and a project manager.
Jackie Prossor shares her story on growth and evolving as a professional and a business owner, with the help of Shannon and the SMART Business Solutions team.
On 31 March 2020, the Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) year ends. With the ever increasing budget deficits, the ATO will be reviewing whether all employers who should be paying FBT are, and that they are paying the right amount. Who needs to lodge a FBT return? Find out here.
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Stimulating investment is high on the Government’s agenda. To encourage spending, the 2020-21 Budget introduced a measure that allows businesses to immediately deduct the cost of new depreciable assets and the cost of improvements to existing assets in the first year of use.