Duncan Dovico - The Bottom Line


Australians are passionate about property - it’s in our DNA as we strive to achieve the Australian dream and secure our financial futures. The topic is almost as hotly debated as the state of the country’s current leadership row.

Both topics are ubiquitously plastered across the news headlines, which reminds me of the historical relationship between the two themes. Trends show that property market performance is intrinsically tied to confidence in the economy, which is in turn impacted by political stability.

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Business Owners & Business Succession
- where is the risk?

Two minute scenarios...
It’s important to remember there are two “entities” at risk when a partner leaves a business. The individual partners and the business...

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Handy Tips to avoid a Capital Gains Tax Headaches

Do you have all of your historical investment records summarised and kept in the one location? If not, we have a solution – A Simple Asset Register!

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Superannuation News for Those Over The Age Of 65

Here are some handy key points for thoseover the age of 65 regarding superannuation contributions: Funds Members can make contributions into their super fund up to the age of 74, and these can be Concessional Contributions (Taxable) or Non Concessional Contributions (Tax Free).

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Antique Auto Works

Based in Thomastown, Graeme Marshman owns and operates Antique Auto Works. He specialises in restoring vehicles. As testament to some of Graeme’s finest work, we asked him to talk about his story of his 1952 F1 Pickup Truck. Graeme is pictured to the right outside the DD offices at Heidelberg, alongside his pride and Joy ….

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Comme Des Garcons 'POCKET’

Based in Melbourne’s CBD, our client Chistine St Clair provides us with her story about her life in the fashion industry and her new business venture.

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Meet the Team

Nasr Hussain

Married to: Sarvath Hussain
Children: 2 girls Aasiya 3 & Sumayya 18 Months)
Sports: Cricket, Soccer & AFL
Other interests: Spending time with my two beautiful girls
who keep me on my toes.

Self Managed Superannuation Client Update & Wine Tasting

On 31st July 2013 the DD Team hosted a Self Managed Superannuation Fund (“SMSF”)client update which also included a wine tasting session, proudly supported by Gordon Cope-Williams of Cope-Williams Winery at Romsey. In addition to being provided with the latest SMSF news our guests enjoyed sampling some of Gordon’s finest wines and were educated on a few tasting tips. Further similar events are planned during this financial year.

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