Apps and E-Magazines for Taxation and Business

Whether you’re an individual or small business owner the following Apps, e-magazines and computer programs could be useful for your business and taxation matters. Download the Apps and e-magazines from either Apple App Store or Google Play.

Taxation in Australia Magazine

(downloads to the Newsstand app)
– a tax journal written by tax practitioners
– features articles on the latest tax issues and professional development

ATO – App

Allows an individual or small business owner to track, calculate and find related tax tools and information.
The app includes:
– decision tools for whether a worker is an employee or contractor for tax and super purposes
– find tax information via small business assist
– calculate tax to withhold from salary and wages
– tax debt payment plan calculator
– track the progress of individual income tax returns after they have been lodged
– lists income tax rates for the current financial year.

MAStech – App

– This is a electronic version of the Macquarie’s Little Black Book
– contains essential facts and figures for taxation, superannuation and social security rates and thresholds for the 2013/14 financial year.
– some of the topics listed in the Little Black Book include Insurance, Superannuation, Self Managed Superannuation Funds, Social Security and Aged Care.

Genius Scan – App

– turns your smart phone into a pocket scanner
– quickly scan documents as JPEG or PDF files
– the key features include being able to create and email PDF documents, detects the page frame and corrects the perspective of scanned documents, exports documents to Dropbox, Evernote and Google Docs.

DocuSignInk – App

– sign documents on your smart phones and devices
– Safe, secure and legally binding
– this app allows you to create and store your own personal signature for signing online documents

Pandora Recovery – PC software
There are a number of programs on the internet that can find and recover deleted files, this one has been found to be the most useful.
– It is a free program
– allows a user to find and recover recoverable deleted files form NTFS and FAT formatted hard drives and USB flash drives
– it can allow you to recover, pictures, songs, movies or documents
– the program allow you to preview deleted files and recover files that have been selected
– note that successful recovery might not be possible, if the original location have been reused to store different content. Best to use Pandora Recovery as soon as possible.