Auditors of self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) have been in the regulatory spotlight since 2013, when registration became a requirement under the government’s Stronger Super reforms.
Time is money, as the saying goes – and if you’re using a manual expense management system, you’re probably losing both.
An urge to make a difference drew Penelope James CPA to a permaculture project in Kenya, where her accounting skills helped build financial management and confidence.
Will new technologies create opportunities or just challenges for audit? How will data analytics change the auditor’s role? Should auditors be held liable if they miss fraud? This all adds up to interesting times ahead for auditors.
The ATO is proactively working to help practitioners with smaller clients resolve some of the unique challenges they face with single touch payroll (STP) reporting.
Would a shorter annual report be more useful for shareholders and stakeholders?
Suspect financial transactions are being scrutinised and then stamped out in New Zealand under its money laundering laws. Here’s why Australian accountants need to take notice.
A recent New South Wales case highlights and redefines the very high standard of care expected from auditors, accountants and other professionals when providing services.
Blockchain is forecast to transform many industries by providing fast, verifiable transfer and tracking.