In this episode, our experts discuss the results of CPA Australia's annual survey of small businesses in 11 markets across the Asia-Pacific region, including Australia. We share key takeaways and insights into the state of digital transformation, innovation and resilience of small businesses in the wake of the pandemic.
In this podcast episode you will learn how to create a date format on the formula cells to ensure they correctly display the calculated date.
As we can see with the recent floods in Queensland and New South Wales, small businesses are disproportionately impacted by natural disasters. CPA Australia has lodged a submission with the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman with key recommendations on how governments can assist small businesses to recover from natural disasters. You’ll also hear insights about ways in which the government and local communities can better support small businesses in managing and recovering from natural disasters.
In this episode, our experts discuss the adoption of digital financial reporting across the world. You’ll get insights into the current state of digital financial reporting in Australia and learnings from other countries that have adopted the technology to inform our transitioning from voluntary to mandated digital financial reporting.
In this episode, we discuss CPA Australia’s recommendations for tax reforms in the upcoming federal budget. We unpack the impact of inflation on lower to middle-income tax brackets, the compliance issues with fringe benefits tax (FBT) and a sustainable approach to GST tax. You’ll also hear our experts explain why we need to tax electrical vehicles. Listen now.
In this episode, we discuss whether support for business should be part of the federal budget in March. Some commentators say the time for government support has passed and we need to pay down the nation’s pandemic debt. Yet, CPA Australia says support is warranted and there are lots of non-financial ways to provide it.
As we inch closer to the tax season, our special guest Andrew Watson, Assistant Commissioner, ATO Small Business division, shares expert advice on the latest in tax including record keeping principles, tax gap, separating personal and businesses expenses, cashflow coaching and more.
In this podcast episode, you’ll hear the co-owner of Walkabout Lodge, Nhulunbuy, East Arnhem Land and Belinda Howie, FCPA, managing director of Northern Sky Accounting and Advisory talk about overcoming hardships and pivoting the restaurant business to adapt to COVID-19.
As we enter the third year of the pandemic, employers across Australia have once again had to backtrack on their reopening plans due to the spread of the Omicron variant. In this episode, we explore how employers can adapt to the rapidly changing rules and regulations around COVID-19, and the role of employers in the provision of RATs for employees, booster mandates, flexibility around sick leave, and creating a safe work environment.