Accounting

Despite several funding options, funding difficulties remain a major challenge for Australian fintech start-ups, especially when it comes to seed and early stage funding.

How Australia can improve its global fintech position


CPA Australia has recommended that the government act on implementing the proposed improvements to ACNC legislation to further red-tape reduction and streamline charity regulation.

NFP reporting and audit obligations – regulatory responses during COVID-19


A health worker talks to visitors at a COVID-19 testing centre in Sydney. Australia’s unemployment benefit offices and charities face pressure amid fears of an economic crisis akin to the Great Depression.

Charity regulatory reform gains momentum


Michael Kambouridis CPA and Selda Kaplan ASA.

Rideshare tax: Simplifying the process


By and large, a budget is the expected financial quantification of a company’s goals, ideally based on a considered reflection of its circumstances.

Budget forecasting in the COVID-19 era


Are special purpose financial statements still required in Australia?


In addition to financial support from government, some businesses may need support from their finance providers as well.

Going concern: Business as unusual


Recently, ethics has come into greater focus, particularly with respect to auditor independence and professional integrity.

Changing winds of accounting ethics


The increased cost is leading some CPA Australia members, especially those with limited Australian Financial Services (AFS) licences, to hand back their licences.

Perfect storm: Australia's growing financial advice gap


For an investor, however, gaining status as a sophisticated investor or wholesale client carries new risks as well as benefits.

Sophisticated investors: special treatment trap for accountants and investors


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