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  • What you need

    When using the app or calculating your benchmark manually, you need details about your business. Use this checklist to get your information ready.

    Checklist of what you need


    Examples of information that you need

    • Gross business income
    • Sales records, which can include:
      • tax invoices for goods and services provided  
      • sales invoices, vouchers or receipts
      • cash register tapes, credit card statements
      • bank deposit books and account statements
    • Salary and wages
    • Your salary or wages
    • Your employees' salaries or wages
    • Payments to associates

    (include superannuation)

    • Vehicles
    • Interest
    • Credit card
    • Overdraft
    • Other
    • Statements of purchases from suppliers or tax invoices
    • Contractors/labour hire
    • Purchase or expense records like 
      • cheque butts, bank account and credit card statements
    • Cost of sales
    • The cost of anything produced, manufactured, acquired or purchased, for either:
      • manufacture  
      • sale or exchange in deriving the gross proceeds
      • earnings of the business.

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    Last modified: 27 Feb 2019QC 47936