Having sufficient and up to date accounting records provides vital information for businesses to be able to prepare reports that can determine how they are performing. These financial reports provide summaries of transactions which give an accurate representation of the past, current and future forecast of the business. Therefore, financial reporting should be carried out on a frequent basis.
Sometimes inconsistencies within our individual and business tax can cause significant issues at tax time and may trigger an investigation or full audit from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). Inconsistencies can occur as a result of honest misjudgements but can also unfortunately be deliberately deceptive too.
The federal government has recently announced the introduction of new requirements under the Modernising Business Registers program that will see all company directors needing to verify their identity. A director ID is a unique identifier that a director will need to apply for once and keep forever regardless of if they leave the position, change …