Accounting

The ATO identified incorrectly-claimed work-related expenses as the chief cause of the tax gap found in a July 2018 report.

ATO reports tax agents over work-related expenses


Droughts in Australia have plunged numerous farming families into financial crisis, prompting their accountants to help them navigate myriad drought assistance packages.

The big dry: How accountants are helping drought-stricken clients


The most important step for accounting practitioners is to be able to provide the professional indemnity insurer with a very detailed roadmap of the type of business they operate and its exposure to risk.

Practitioners grapple with skyrocketing PI costs


TPB has been working closely with the ATO to examine data which shows about 5 per cent of tax practitioners have late lodgments with the ATO.

Late lodgments with the ATO: Time ticks down to pay the piper


Will Ferrell stars in the 2006 Sony Pictures release, "Stranger Than Fiction". Credit: Mary Evans Picture Library

Quiz: 15 accountants on the screen


CIA State Representatives 1922

7 inspiring accountants who dared to go beyond the books


It’s not often that a regulator enjoys unambiguous support from the sector it oversees, but the ACNC’s light-touch approach has struck a chord with a sector that has struggled for decades with unnecessary and excessive regulatory burden.

ACNC review calls for national scheme for charity sector


If the stigma around bankruptcy diminishes, rogue bankrupts could become less concerned about the consequences and creditors could suffer greater losses.

Bankruptcy exclusion period: will dropping it to one year really improve economic growth?


Business owners are spoiled for choice when it comes to online accounting software. Here's a look at the key global and Australian players.

The latest in online accounting software in Australia


Podcasts can allow an accounting firm to showcase its expertise.

Should your accounting firm have a podcast?


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