Directors Beware To New ATO Enforcements
Directors Beware To New ATO Enforcements

The ATO has stepped up its enforcement activities and has stated that it is now taking firmer action, focusing on outstanding company tax debts. The corporate veil has been pierced. There is an increase in the ATO’s powers. Directors,past and present can be held liable for unpaid company debts including Pay as You Go Withholding […]

Beginner’s guide to market volatility

If you’re contemplating dabbling in the stock market, or you already do so, market volatility can have a big impact not only on your shares’ performance, but also your superannuation and other investments. In order to protect your investments, it pays to understand the forces affecting global financial markets. To make that easy, we’ve set […]

How To Improve Management Accountability In Your Organization
How To Improve Management Accountability In Your Organization

Accountability – aka, effectively handling the “control” aspect of management – is a surprisingly pervasive problem in business.   I recently came across a couple of data points that highlighted this problem, and made me give thought to ways organizations and individual managers could systematically improve it. First, the data.   In a study in Harvard Business […]

Benefits of invoicing with FreshBooks
Benefits of invoicing with FreshBooks

Any good accountant can tell you that most times invoicing isn’t exactly straightforward. It’s true that the basics can be handled easily enough provided you have a proper invoicing system ready to use, but additional interruptions or commitments can often interfere. The good news is that FreshBooks accountants have a great system at their fingertips that […]