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How will Australia close the tax gap on the digital economy?

How will Australia close the tax gap on the digital economy?

Just how to tax the digital economy has been a sore point for the international community since BEPS’ inception.  And it was only one a year ago at the IFA Congress, that the OECD’s Pascal Saint-Amans and IFA President Porus Kaka were both lamenting the continued lack of global consensus on implementing BEPs Action 1. […] … Read More

GST: Time to Renovate or Detonate?

GST: Time to Renovate or Detonate?

Two of the biggest changes to Australia’s GST regime came into effect on 1 July 2018, impacting the property sector and overseas online retailers. They follow a legislative trend which is prompting many practitioners to ask, is it time to rethink our indirect tax system? … Read More

BEPs and borders: How to tax the digital economy?

BEPs and borders: How to tax the digital economy?

BEPS implementation is now well underway. The cbC December deadline looms and the ATO steps up its scrutiny of the corporate world. It would seem that global tax reform is unstoppable. Yet one of the international community’s biggest taxation concerns –  the digital economy – remains unresolved. At the IFA Congress in Rio de Janeiro […] … Read More

Sustainable investment – climate change and financial risk reporting

Sustainable investment – climate change and financial risk reporting

Australian and New Zealand investors have welcomed the release of the final recommendations from the global taskforce on climate change and economic sustainability – a move which highlights climate change as an economic issue as much as an environmental one. Transparent reporting framework The report by The Financial Stability Board Taskforce on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) is a […] … Read More