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Clear documentation related to the nature of payments to directors and the commercial basis of any changes is important in the event of ATO enquiries.

Time to review long-held practices for directors’ fees

04 Aug 2020 Taxation

Because Hot Toast’s business model is centred on offering outsourced CFO services, Sarah Lawrance has been able to develop deeper relationships with her clients.

Thriving accounting practice credits close client relationships

01 Aug 2020 Leadership Strategy

By early June, more than 2.1 million Australians had applied to the ATO to draw on their superannuation, representing an average payout amount of A$7,500.

What is the purpose of superannuation in Australia?

01 Aug 2020 Superannuation Strategy

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Work Smart


Now that we can work remotely, the whole purpose of an office might change.

How COVID-19 will impact future trends in office design

01 Aug 2020 Workplace

Your brain continues to work while you’re asleep, so if you have decided what you need to do the next day, you can wake up ready to hit the ground running.

Return on investment: 9 effective time management techniques

01 Aug 2020 Workplace

People in business need to consciously maintain their mental wellbeing and the usual commonsense approaches still apply.

Stress management: COVID-19, tax time and the sum of our fears

20 Jul 2020 Workplace Taxation

THE ECONOMY


Government COVID-19 stimulus packages have created great uncertainty for tech start-ups in Australia.

Support for tech start-ups to accelerate Australia's recovery

01 Aug 2020 Economics Technology

Although Australia is not without innovators, the statistics appear to tell a tale of reluctance to invest in the R&D that is vital to innovation.

Research and development tax incentives on the agenda

01 Aug 2020 Strategy Economics

This Tesla Roadster, with a dummy named Starman, was launched from SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket in 2018, and is known to have made it beyond the orbit of Mars. A little over two years on, in May 2020, SpaceX successfully launched a manned rocket into orbit.

Full speed ahead for electric vehicles

01 Aug 2020 Leadership Technology

August 2020


The introduction of a safe harbour defence had already helped to shift the balance of risk away from directors, providing a defence to insolvent trading if they are meeting certain criteria.

The unintended consequences of easing insolvency laws

01 Aug 2020 Accounting

More and more companies around the world are embracing the concepts of integrated thinking and reporting, because they fully understand the wider benefits of doing so.

Integrated reporting: Show value, build trust

01 Aug 2020 Accounting

The new requirements eliminate nearly all off-balance-sheet accounting for lessees, with the aim being to enhance transparency and comparability in financial reporting.

IFRS 16: A new era of lease reporting arrives

01 Aug 2020 Accounting

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