- Transitioning support for auto supply chain companies
- Innovation in Australia
- New FBT entertainment cap introduced
- New reporting obligations for multinational companies
- Unlocking super
- The truth behind business failure
- 2015 Distinguished Family Business of the Year
- Melbourne plan refresh: The 2050 metropolitan planning strategy
- Tax alert: GST & remote housing accommodation
- The Federal Government's Tax discussion paper released today
- New fees hurt developers’ bottom line
- Payroll Tax Rebate – Action before 23 November 2015
- New South Wales State Budget 2015-16
- Western Australian Real estate & construction update
- Victoria Real estate & construction update
- South Australia Real estate & construction update
- Queensland Real estate & construction update
- New South Wales Real estate & construction update
- State revenue offices and the ATO information sharing
- Redundant corporate entities?
- Streamlined process for new business applications
- Imported building materials under scrutiny
- Tightened lending rules threaten industry growth
- Any GST hike must be offset
- New PM appoints Minister for Cities
- Reforming Australia’s Federation and Tax System
- A message from our Global Head of Real Estate & Construction
- Adelaide CBD property outlook – Key considerations
- The deadline is looming for the Exploration Development Incentive
- Valuing Employee Share Schemes (ESS) – Impending Tax Changes
- Queensland State Budget 2015-16
- New restrictions on entertainment salary packaging
- NADA conference day three
- NADA conference day two
- Do you have the keys to NADA 2015? Day 1
- South Australian State Budget 2015-16
- 27 Pay Periods in 2015/16
- Corporate simplification and solvent liquidations
- Fringe Benefits – Hidden FBT and deemed dividend issues
- NSW Payroll Tax Rebate
- SuperStream compliance
- Should I maintain my SMSF?
- Art and collectables as alternative investments
- Tax alert: GST ruling published
- Western Australian State Budget 2015-16
- New funding opportunities for Australian food & beverage companies
- Super fund investment choice – What are the options?
- Nominating beneficiaries for your superannuation benefits
- Superannuation consolidation
- Victorian State Budget 2015/16
- Encouraging innovation in Australia’s Life Sciences and Biotechnology industries
- Fraud in focus: Fraud and corruption in Banking and Financial Services
- Tax alert: Refunds of excess GST
- New Employee Share Scheme Bill Introduced
- SuperStream employer webinars
- Staying vigilant against fraud
- Tax Alert: Are you meeting your employment tax obligations?
- Tax alert: No change to R&D tax offset rates
- Act now to be ready for FATCA
- Tax alert: Changes to Employee Share Scheme Tax Laws
The benefits of consolidating superannuation are well documented, yet the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) still holds $18 billion held in lost superannuation and Australians are estimated to hold up to three superannuation accounts each on average.
You can only nominate your legal personal representative (executor or administrator of your estate) or a dependant under superannuation law to receive your death benefit from superannuation. Under superannuation law a dependant is:
When you first join your employer superannuation plan you will be invested in the funds default investment option. Your superannuation fund will have created a MySuper approved default investment option which has either a ‘diversified ’ strategy or ‘Lifecycle’ strategy based on your year of birth. All super funds offer some level of flexibility to tailor your investment allocation based on your instructions.
Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd (Coles) has launched an exciting initiative to assist small to medium sized Australian producers, farmers and manufacturers to grow their business.
Western Australia’s economic outlook is anything but positive with the State set to record its first budget deficit in 15 years. The Treasurer has commented that it is the slowest period of domestic demand growth since he began watching the economy in 1982.
The Daniel Andrews led Labor State Government handed down its first Budget yesterday, Tuesday 5 May 2015.
Losses from fraud and corruption are a significant impediment to achieving growth and strategic objectives of organisations in the Australian Banking and Financial Services sector.
For those in the business of innovating, ensuring sufficient funding is available has always been a concern. The Research & Development (R&D) Tax Incentive has been a long-established source of funding and support for businesses in the research, development and early developmental commercialisation phases.
The Federal Government has today released its long awaited Re:Think - Tax discussion paper. The Re:Think - Tax discussion paper is some 200 pages long, and raises 66 discussion questions around the challenges of the existing tax system across a number of different areas.
In our January 2015 Tax Alert: Changes to Employee Share Scheme tax laws we highlighted proposed changes to the Employee Share Scheme (ESS) tax rules contained in the Government’s exposure draft legislation. Following a consultation process during which some 50 submissions (including a submission from Grant Thornton Australia) were submitted in respect of the proposed changes, the Government has now introduced legislation into Parliament to reform the ESS tax laws with effect from 1 July 2015.