Superannuation Guarantee Amnesty

The ATO estimated that in 2014-2015 alone, employers failed to pay nearly $3 billion in superannuation earnt by workers, or…

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ReGroup Solutions Turnaround Practitioners

ReGroup Solutions & Turnaround Practitioners ~ Gold Coast Associates Successful Breakfast Networking Seminar Win for Local Business The leaders of…

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Safe Harbour for Startups

It is often the case that entrepreneurs may encounter several failed startups before they experience success. The journey can be…

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Startups – Protecting Directors, Managing Stakeholders’ Interests

Startups and Safe Harbour Protection for Directors Concerns over inadvertent breaches of insolvent trading laws are frequently cited as a…

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Illegal Phoenix Activity – Reforms in Budget

Illegal Phoenix Activity Treasurer Scott Morrison says he wants to make sure small businesses avoid falling foul to phoenix activity…

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UK turnaround regime has potential to evolve…

Could Australia’s new insolvency legislation, SafeHarbour, be a model for the UK? According to research published in October 2010 comparing…

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Ipso Facto Clauses Stay – Exclusions

Ipso Facto Stay – ’24 days left to have your say’ The Treasury Laws Amendment (2017 Enterprise Incentives No. 2)…

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Ipso Facto Clauses – Contract Reviews

The Treasury Laws Amendment (Enterprise Incentives No 2) Bill 2017 provides a Safe Harbour for directors against insolvent trading personal…

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Safe Harbour Disclosure and ASX

Safe Harbour Disclosure On his blog, Australian Loan Restructuring Issues, Geoff discusses Safe Harbour disclosure and taken the implications. The…

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Cyber Security Update – Small Business Guide SA

The Office of the South Australian Small Business Commissioner (SASBC) commenced operations on 29 March 2012 recognising that small businesses…

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Avoiding Failure – Smaller and Family Businesses

The SME market has had it very tough in Australia – smaller and family businesses have struggled to avoid failure…

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Insolvency Warning Signs – cashflow is king

Financial Literacy All directors must have some financial literacy in order to fulfil their duties and responsibilities to the company. This…

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Recovery Provisions – Trading a Business out of Financial Difficulty  

Directors Safe Harbour Protection from Insolvent Trading Personal Liability  The Treasury Laws Amendment (2017 Enterprise Incentives No. 2) Bill 2017…

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Tax Debt. No longer just Directors Penalty Notices, multiple changes are underway…

When did you sign to agree to be personally liable for your company’s debts? It’s a rhetorical question – you…

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