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Catch me if you can – Transfer Pricing in the quantum age of speed and transparency

May 4, 2018

Data transfers between tax authorities in the supercomputer age will be made at lightning speed, allowing them to size-up in mere moments the veracity of a company’s declaration of cross-border structures and revenue models. While we might not be in the quantum age just yet, companies have started leveraging technology to produce accurate CbC reports and transfer pricing documentation.

Catch me if you can – Transfer Pricing in the quantum age of speed and transparency

Catch me if you can – Transfer Pricing in the quantum age of speed and transparency

Data transfers between tax authorities in the supercomputer age will be made at lightning speed, allowing them to size-up in mere moments the veracity of a company’s declaration of cross-border structures and revenue models. While we might not be in the quantum age just yet, companies have started leveraging technology to produce accurate CbC reports and transfer pricing documentation. … Read More

Partner for Progress – Gender Equality in 2018

Partner for Progress – Gender Equality in 2018

Today is International Women's Day and we are still 200 years away from closing the gender gap. Taking this sobering message on the lack of gender parity from the World Economic Forum, we launched our Gender Partnership initiative, #partnerforprogress, on how men can champion women in leadership - in real terms. … Read More

Professional services firms left in a quandary after ATO suspends risk assessment guidelines

Professional services firms left in a quandary after ATO suspends risk assessment guidelines

As practitioners will be aware, the ATO has suspended the application of its risk assessment guidelines for allocation of profits within professional services firms. The ATO’s risk assessment guidelines previously stated they would be reviewed in 2017. However, writing in Thomson Reuters 2018 Weekly Tax Bulletin Issue 3, Lance Cunningham, BDO National Tax Director, says […] … Read More

Five steps to attract the accounting clients you want

Five steps to attract the accounting clients you want

Are you stuck saying yes to every opportunity that comes through the door for fear of not having enough work? Don’t let chance determine the kind of work you do. For a truly successful accounting practice, here are five steps to help you attract the accounting clients you want. Luck and chance seemingly play a […] … Read More

Do clients know what makes your accounting firm unique?

Do clients know what makes your accounting firm unique?

What if you could attract the right kind of clients – and keep them coming back? Find out how by following these 10 simple steps to creating your firm’s unique selling point. A common mistake many small- to medium-sized firms make is trying to be all things to all people. By doing so, they promote […] … Read More