How the 2018 Budget Will Affect Motorists

The federal government released the 2018 budget last week and it includes a collection of higher taxes from Australian motorists and a huge decline in road infrastructure spending. According to Federal Treasury, about $54.4 billion is expected from the government’s collection of fuel excise tax, and another $5.1 billion from luxury car tax. Despite the … Continue reading How the 2018 Budget Will Affect Motorists

Takata Airbag Recall: Everything You Need To Know

Just this week, the Federal Government announced a compulsory recall on all vehicles affected by the Takada airbag defect. The decision was made with the help of ACCC, whose safety investigations found that further use of cars with Takata airbags can cause injury to drivers and passengers. The airbag recall has actually been in place … Continue reading Takata Airbag Recall: Everything You Need To Know

The Hassle Free Way to get a New Car

Don’t waste your time with dealers and private sellers. If you’re looking for an affordable new car, simply tell Aussie Auto Search what you want and they’ll do all the hard work on your behalf. We’ll check the car history, do safety checks, even process all the paperwork, so you can save time and get … Continue reading The Hassle Free Way to get a New Car

Car Dealer Insurance Crackdown

At Aussie Car Loans we’ve often stressed the importance of seeking competitive vehicle insurance when you purchase a new or second-hand car. Recently the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC), the country’s financial services regulator, have started reviewing providers taking advantage of ill-informed car buyers. Recent ASIC reports into the sale of insurance through car … Continue reading Car Dealer Insurance Crackdown

What The Small Business Tax Breaks Mean For You

Of the Recent 2015-16 Federal Budget delivered by Treasurer Joe Hockey, certainly the main winners are small to medium businesses with a registered ABN and an annual turnover of less than $ 2,000,000. With the announcement of the accelerated depreciation of assets costing less than $20,000 (allowing businesses to immediately deduct the cost of each … Continue reading What The Small Business Tax Breaks Mean For You