5 things to look for in tax technology

5 things to look for in tax technology

Get ahead in the cloud. Businesses using cloud technology experience 53% faster revenue growth. The Australian tax environment has never been more complex or competitive than it is today with 75% of businesses adopting new technology in the past 12 months to stay competitive. The list of pressures facing accountants is mounting. This means changes […] … Read More

Evolve with new tech or risk becoming extinct

Evolve with new tech or risk becoming extinct

Technology advancements present many opportunities for accounting, but those who don’t embrace them will put their businesses and clients at risk. Tax tech expert Richard Puffe explains why your tax practice has to evolve with new technology. “What do names such as Lotus 123 and Atari have in common?” Thomson Reuters Senior Product Manager Richard […] … Read More

Anti-phoenixing: Company directors to face greater responsibilities with proposed “director identification number”

Anti-phoenixing: Company directors to face greater responsibilities with proposed “director identification number”

A company director's responsibilities could soon increase with a government proposal to introduce a “director identification number” (DIN), a unique identifier for each person who consents to being a director. What does this mean for you and your clients? … Read More

The Future of the Profession: Building the 21st Century Accountant

The Future of the Profession: Building the 21st Century Accountant

What will the accountant of the future look like? Technology and disruption are at the heart of any debate on the industry’s direction. But just how these will impact the systems, processes, roles and the service value proposition of the profession over the next decade is a fertile line of inquiry. Though one thing is certain, a rethink of the role of the accountant and the industry offering is inevitable. … Read More

Building a technology business case: strategies for tax managers

Building a technology business case: strategies for tax managers

Globalisation and ever-changing regulations have put tax departments under pressure to do more reporting then ever, often with less resources, and old systems and processes. Cross-functional collaboration in an organisation is fundamental in meeting compliance requirements, but it also creates an ideal opportunity to adopt technology for the benefit of everyone. with this in mind, how can you build your case? … Read More

Tax and Accounting in the Digital world – Are you ready?

Tax and Accounting in the Digital world – Are you ready?

The “digital age”  has been one thrilling tech ride from innovation to innovation: PCs, the Internet, mobile devices, VR and AI. The speed of and depth with which these have transformed the way we live, and work is astounding. And yet, we still ask – what’s next? “The future is already here – it’s just […] … Read More