Corporate & Commercial

Deferring Tax On Shares Acquired Under An Employee Share Scheme

If you acquire an interest under an employee share scheme (ESS), you will be taxed (at your…

Can a Director be Insured or Indemnified by a Company?

A director of a company can be insured or indemnified against liabilities they may incur whilst…

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What is a Director Identification Number?

All existing and future company directors are now required to apply for a Director Identification…

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Use it or Lose it: How to Remove a Trademark for Non-Use

Registered trademarks can be removed for non-use in the absence of a good faith intention of the…

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Business Interruption Insurance Test Cases

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been increased interest in the availability of business…

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Not paying Super? Penalties are guaranteed.

An employer must pay an employee’s superannuation in accordance with their ordinary pay cycle or…

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High Court Hands Down Casual Employment Ruling

The High Court’s decision on 4 August 2021 in the case of WorkPac Pty Ltd v Rossato & Ors has set…

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Does Your Company Need a Power of Attorney?

Have you ever considered what would happen to your company if you lost your capacity to make…

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Who Can’t Incorporate a Company in Australia?

Incorporating a company isn’t always as simple as counting 1, 2, 3. There are some hidden hurdles…

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Director Penalty Notices

If a company fails to comply with their obligations, company directors are held personally liable…