Research and development: The give and the take

14 May 2013

The lead up to the budget saw the release of two exposure draft for comment and consultation.

Continued uncertainty for Australian businesses going offshore

14 May 2013

The announcement by the Government that the much delayed reforms to Australia’s Controlled Foreign Company (CFC) regime have yet again been deferred.

Has the Budget killed Australia’s Competitiveness in the Asian Century

14 May 2013

There is some compounding pressure on the tax burden falling to business leaders further exacerbating the war for talent in Asia.

Government fails to commit to real reform for future Australians

14 May 2013

The most disconcerting aspect of the Federal Budget 13/14 is the Government failed to show a genuine commitment to real economic reform.

Government fails to address SME’s basic wish list

14 May 2013

This Budget has seen Government fail to address SME's basic wish list for tax to be certain, simplified and compliance to be reduced yet again.

Public sector hit hard by Budget shortfall

14 May 2013

The Australian public expect to see greater fiscal responsibility and efficiency within the State and Federal Public Sector concerning the delivery of essential public services, according to Grant Thornton Operational Advisory specialist Rory Gregg.

How might the Federal Budget impact the Not–for–Profit sector?

14 May 2013

The NFP sector is on alert waiting for the Government’s response to the NFP Sector Tax Concession Working Group’s report.

‘Out of favour’ sectors should be reconsidered

14 May 2013

As Federal Budget announcements are about to be made, Grant Thornton Manufacturing Lead Matt Byrnes argues it may be time for a shift regarding the role of out of favour sectors in filling the growth and revenue gap.

Innovative companies will move offshore if tax rate not reviewed

07 May 2013

Innovative companies will move offshore if tax rate not reviewed

Grant Thornton named International Accounting Bulletin’s Network of the Year

10 Apr 2013

Grant Thornton named International Accounting Bulletin’s Network of the Year