Accountants rage against fee ‘blackmail’

What to consider before joining a board or committee

Joining a committee or a board can be a way to expand professional experience, network with key contacts and add some serious influence on a resume. While joining can be a great career opportunity, it’s also a serious commitment with inherent risks. Due diligence is vital, so you know exactly what you’re agreeing to and your liabilities. 

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Accountants rage against fee ‘blackmail’ after switching to Xero

Public practice accountants have accused the owners of accounting software package HandiSoft of commercial “blackmail” for charging thousands of dollars for access to archived data after they switched to rival accounting software Xero.

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TPB begins consulting on four guidance documents 

The Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) has released four draft guidance documents for public consultation. This includes three new and one updated guidance document for tax practitioners. 

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Gilt-edged backup the best defence against cyber crimes

Malicious actors who want to infiltrate systems and access vital company data constantly evolve their approach to counteract defensive measures taken by organisations. This creates a major challenge for information technology (IT) and security operations (SecOps) teams tasked with protecting their company’s IT infrastructure, hybrid environments and precious data.

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