Accounting

Support for climate action is building in the corporate sector, but is it happening fast enough? Can we transform our eco-anxiety into action that moves the dial?

Eco-anxiety: What it is and how accountants can help


Adopting e-signature technology can be transformational for businesses, and particularly SMEs.

Sign of the times: how to pick the best software for e-signatures


The sooner an insolvency practitioner is made aware of a client’s financial difficulties, the more options become available to the accountant and client.

Insolvency: How to recognise the signs


In the US and several other jurisdictions, financial reporting has moved into the digital era. But Australian companies have yet to go down that path.

Digital reporting: The way forward for financial reports


Remote work and the complexities of the hybrid workplace have emerged as major issues for many organisations.

How accountants met the challenges of COVID-19


2020 saw a lot of audit activity by the Australian Taxation Office and State Revenue Offices. Here are four of the most frequent claim types from the 2019/2020 financial year.

What does 2021 have in store for ATO audit activity?


A banking customer verifies her identity to check her social security fund balance using an electronic ID card, part of mobile payment app Alipay, in Hangzhou, China.

Survey: Business efficiency key driver of FinTech


Analytical skills, and the ability to share insights behind the numbers, will become even more important – and it is something that employers will come to expect.

The accounting skills most in-demand post-pandemic


More businesses and governments are engaging in ethical investing – in the pursuit of both financial returns and socially desirable outcomes.

Dr Dambisa Moyo: Responsible investing in the future


Accountancy has seen the rise of such subscription services, from basic consumer-level bookkeeping services through to complex industry-specific accountancy software for large firms.

Set and forget: Subscription services on the up and up


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