Internal audit: a priority for associations

 

Associations can (and should) establish an internal audit function in an efficient, cost-effective way.

An internal audit is a key pillar of good governance. Governance refers to the processes and structures implemented by organisations to inform, direct, manage and monitor activities. Read more

AFS Bendigo collectables

SMSFs and Collectables

The Australian Taxation Office has recently confirmed its view with regard to self managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) that invest in collectables and the stringent rules that must be complied with from 1 July 2016. Read more

Australian Jobs – 2015 publication

Jobs 2015The 2015 Australian Jobs publication presents an overview of the labour market to meet the need for industry, occupation and location information for a range of users. Read more

Know that you're making the best financial decisions

The pros and cons of SMSFs

Self-managed super funds (SMSFs) are the fastest growing segment of the super industry1. But this doesn’t necessarily mean they’re the best choice for everyone.

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AFS Tax update

Tax Update – November 2015

Unbundling phone and internet expense claims for work purposes

Individuals can claim deductions for mobile, home phone and internet expenses that have been incurred for work purposes, however, correct apportionment for work use is a key issue. Read more

We had fun on the run, and we won!

Graeme Stewart accepting the 2015 Corporate Cup with Bendigo Mayor Peter Cox

Graeme Stewart accepting the 2015 Corporate Cup with Mayor Peter Cox

With over 2,800 entrants, the Bendigo Bank Fun Run was again a huge success, raising money for rehabilitation services at Bendigo Health. Read more