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Labor election win could see 2 budgets in 2019 Taxpayers could see two budgets delivered with a calendar year if the Labor Party win the federal election, says a technical expert. ...
MYEFO tipped to deliver business ‘pre-Christmas cheer’ The government’s Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook will likely contain more business-centric initiatives as it holds off on its “trea...
‘Can’t hide’: Mid-tier sounds warning on wealthy group scrutiny The Tax Office will begin scrutinising the affairs of 1,200 top privately owned and wealthy groups after its program targeting the top 320, ...
ATO publishes shrinking $1.8bn corporate tax gap The tax gap for large corporate groups has been reduced to $1.8 billion as the ATO rakes in an additional $7.5 billion in taxes due to a str...
High-profile cases tipped to drive auditor contravention reports Following two litigation cases this year, SMSF auditors next year will be more likely to file contra...
‘Concerning’ compliance numbers prompt calls to act from accounting bodies Professional bodies have urged accountants to keep up to date with any outstanding tax obligations i...
‘Appetite’ for accountants’ licensing reform with government The government is showing “appetite” to acknowledge the education and qualifications the account...
Tax & Compliance
‘Can’t hide’: Mid-tier sounds warning on wealthy group scrutiny The Tax Office will begin scrutinising the affairs of 1,200 top privately owned and wealth...
ATO publishes shrinking $1.8bn corporate tax gap The tax gap for large corporate groups has been reduced to $1.8 billion as the ATO rakes i...
E-commerce crackdown raises $1bn The ATO’s focus on the e-commerce and digital economy industry has resulted in over $1 b...
M&A
CountPlus acquires minority stake in Victorian firm One national accounting network has announced the acquisition of a minority stake in a Vic...
Xero acquires UK-based business Accounting software provider Xero has announced that it is acquiring a UK cloud-based acco...
North American interest boosts strong M&A results Continued investor confidence and strong economic outlook has resulted in a strong M&A...
Professional Development
‘Appetite’ for accountants’ licensing reform with government The government is showing “appetite” to acknowledge the education and qualifications t...
Education overhaul tipped to stall women, older professionals Mandatory education changes for accountants providing limited and full financial advice wi...
CA ANZ backs latest round of education changes Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand have welcomed the legislative guidance put...
Appointments
BDO appoints new head of M&A BDO has announced the appointment of a former big four director as head of its merger and acquisitio...