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  • Detailed business record-keeping requirements

    Check what records you need to keep based on the size, structure and nature of your business, your situation and the stage your business is in.

    Record-keeping tips
    Top tips to help your business avoid record-keeping errors.

    Starting your business – records
    Work out what records you need to keep when you start your own business including if you bring goods you already own into the business.

    Running your business – records
    What records you need to keep while you run your business including those related to business activity statements (BAS), tax returns, employing workers and crypto assets.

    Changing your business structure – records
    What records you need to keep if you change your business structure.

    Selling or closing your business – records
    Work out what records you need to keep if you sell or close your business.

    Gifts or loans from related overseas entities
    What records you need to keep if you have received gifts or loans from related overseas entities, including family members and friends.

    Last modified: 25 Oct 2022QC 60731