Topic: Tax

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Blueprint for Growth: government progress and missed opportunities

The 2017 Blueprint for Growth called for urgent action on a number of national reforms. The AICD’s Elizabeth Proust AO FAICD and Stephen Walters MAICD discuss recent government progress on these areas...

Director tax duties

Avoiding grey areas around tax avoidance comes down to preparation and documentation, writes Peter Murray, Partner, Hall & Wilcox.

The time for tinkering is over

The AICD last week released its latest Blueprint for Growth, a comprehensive plan to help boost productivity. With economic problems mounting, it is time to stop tinkering around the edges and get ser...

ATO provides tailored tax risk management guide for directors

The ATO has released a new guide for directors on their role in overseeing an organisation’s tax risk protocols, writes AICD’s Senior Policy Adviser Kerry Hicks.

Premier’s Regret a Warning for Turnbull

If Malcolm Turnbull doesn’t take action soon, he and the outgoing NSW Premier will be reminiscing over the same missed opportunity for years to come, writes AICD Chairman Elizabeth Proust.

Directors' Counsel - Two catastrophic tax decisions

Professor Bob Baxt outlines a recent case and explains the importance of corporate law principles in determining tax liability.

Advocacy - Work in progress

The Australian Institute of Company Directors’ Louise Petschler provides a monthly round-up of the Advocacy team’s key projects and issues.

Tax duties

Globalisation has led to an increased focus on the tax obligations of the world’s multinationals. Alexandra Cain explains why it is essential that boards manage and oversee their organisation’s tax ri...

Directors support call for an increase in the rate of GST

The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) today backed the call for an increase in the GST rate made by NSW Premier Mike Baird and urged other State leaders to support the move.

Tax White Paper Submission

The AICD lodged a submission with Federal Treasury on 10 June in response to the Re:Think Tax Discussion paper (Discussion Paper).
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