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Speaker Profile: The ‘new’ Part IVA – what is the experience so far?

In the latest speaker profile in our series, we sit down with James Pettigrew, ATI from Deloitte who is on the panel for The ‘new’ Part IVA – what is the experience so far? session at the upcoming ...

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Next steps: Alleviating the burden on small business

The Board of Taxation has now commenced its fast-track review into impediments in the tax system for small business. Members will recall that the Federal Government recently announced this review at...

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Tax reform is yet to come

It’s crucial that the government takes a whole-of-nation approach to addressing the myriad issues raised in the Henry Review.

The government’s much anticipated Tax Reform White Paper, which I noted...

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Speaker Profile: How to treat costs associated with buy-sell transactions and corporate restructures

In the latest speaker profile in our series, we sit down with Craig Duncan from PwC who is presenting the How to treat costs associated with buy-sell transactions and corporate restructures session...

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Member survey findings

To ensure that we continue to be responsive to members’ needs, the Institute once again participated in the Annual Business and Professions Study run by Beaton Research + Consulting. This survey...

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Commission of Audit report

As we head into the Easter long-weekend, the Federal Government is mulling over the release of its Commission of Audit report.

The Commission was established by the Government as an independent body...

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Meet a member: Judy White, CTA at BDO

Judy White, CTA

Name

Judy White, CTA

Company

BDO

State

Queensland

Member since

2009

Areas of specialty

I specialise in three key areas of taxation:

  • employment taxes, particularly fringe...
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Speaker Profile: When the ATO comes knocking...

Lyndall Cromption, CTA

In the latest speaker profile in our series, we sit down with Lyndall Cromption, CTA from Riordans Lawyers who is presenting the When the ATO comes knocking session...

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Join a Tax Institute Technical Committee

I am pleased to advise all members of an important and exciting opportunity to potentially become an active member of The Tax Institute’s technical committees.

The purpose of our technical committee...

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Cutting the tax red tape

Consultation in full swing

One of the things I did not appreciate until I became president was how much involvement I would have in signing off on submissions and participating in consultations with...

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Speaker Profile: Taxpayer Alerts – Be Alert and Alarmed

In the latest speaker profile in our series, we sit down with Tony Riordan, CTA from Riordans Lawyers who is presenting the Taxpayer Alerts – Be Alert and Alarmed session with Arthur Athanasiou, CTA...

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Alleviating the compliance burden on small business

The Federal Government recently announced that the Board of Taxation will conduct a fast-track review of impediments in the tax system that unreasonably affect small business. The announcement was...

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Helping financial advisers meet the new TASR requirements

From 1 July 2014, the Tax Agent Services Act 2009 applies to Australian financial service licence holders who provide tax advice. This has resulted in the creation of a new category which you may...

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Tax profession’s best and brightest recognised at the inaugural Tax Adviser of the Year Awards

MEDIA RELEASE 28 March 2014:   The Tax Institute has announced the winners of the inaugural Tax Adviser of the Year Awards, showcasing the profession’s leading experts and rising stars.

Introduced as...

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Discretionary trusts: a wider perspective (download free article)

A popular business, investment and tax planning vehicle, the establishment of a discretionary trust is not a difficult task. Indeed, a deed may be obtained “off-the-shelf”. But care is always needed...

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Speaker Profile: Promoter Penalties session

In the latest speaker profile in our series, we sit down with Damien Bourke from EY who is presenting the Promoter Penalties – The Receipt of a Section 353-10 Notice is as Daunting as the Regime...

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