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What the ATO’s proposed GST compliance measures mean for Corporate Australia

What the ATO’s proposed GST compliance measures mean for Corporate Australia

The ATO will take on indirect tax in the next phase of building its whole-of-tax compliance framework. The proposed GST Large Business Program is aimed at Top 100 businesses in Australia. Neha Mahindru, our Indirect Tax solutions specialist, looks the implications for large corporations and their tax management systems. … Read More

Inside the Federal Budget 2018-19: Delivering a stronger economy

Inside the Federal Budget 2018-19: Delivering a stronger economy

Treasurer Scott Morrison has delivered the Federal Budget for 2018-19 and the Thomson Reuters Tax News Team has all the tax measures covered in our comprehensive Federal Budget Report. Here is a wrap-up of the highlights from Budget Night. … Read More

Narrowing budget deficit and a small cut to personal tax rates – Here’s what’s in store for Malcolm Turnbull’s 2018 Federal Budget
100% Pure BEPs: NZ responds to the OECD’s BEPs Action Plan

100% Pure BEPs: NZ responds to the OECD’s BEPs Action Plan

With the introduction of a new tax bill in New Zealand to counter multinationals’ BEPs activities, it is a good time to revisit Australia’s own BEPs progress. … Read More

Infographic: reach BEPS success

Infographic: reach BEPS success

A global Thomson Reuters survey has found low levels of confidence among tax executives about how prepared their systems and processes are for the new BEPS regime. With mistakes being costly, around $525,000 in fines costly, Australian businesses cannot risk a late lodgement to the ATO. Download the full infographic here and learn what best-practice BEPS […] … Read More

BEPS: Overcoming the obstacles to country-by-country reporting

BEPS: Overcoming the obstacles to country-by-country reporting

The new BEPS regime is tripping up tax executives globally – which could cost enterprises hundreds of thousands in penalty fees. Country-by-country reporting is a core element of the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) measures now being implemented for Australian multinationals. The first BEPS reports are due on 15 February 2018, and most Australian […] … Read More