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A TaxBanter podcast

Location:

Australia

Description:

A TaxBanter podcast

Twitter:

@taxbanter

Language:

English


Episodes

Tax Yak – Episode 43: Public practice from a client’s point of view

6/3/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, the Michaels yak with Ollie Visser about about his experience in public practice and now as a CFO of a large firm. The discussion covers client relationship management and how to improve the relationship with clients. Further Ollie and the Michaels discuss how clients best utilise their accountant to make […]

Duration:00:43:02

Tax Yak – Episode 42: Not-for-profits and the economic stimulus measures

5/28/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Michael Doran of TaxEd speaks with Jennifer Moltisanti of the Australian Taxation Office about the range of economic stimulus measures to support Not-for-profits. This episode will assist accounting practitioners to manage tax related matters for their NFP and charity clients, including eligibility, enrolment and reporting for the JobKeeper payment […]

Duration:00:43:28

Tax Yak – Episode 41: Eligible Business Participant vs Employee

5/26/2020
Lee and the two Michaels discuss when an eligible business participant under Jobkeeper legislation could in fact be an employee and what the consequences, advantages and disadvantages of this would be. They discuss the underlying legislation, applicable case law, rulings and the potential approach from the ATO on this matter. To finish off the episode […]

Duration:00:45:51

Tax Yak – Episode 40: COVID-19 and JobKeeper Scheme Employment law issues

4/30/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Nicole Rowan does not yak about tax, but instead about employment law issues arising from COVID-19 and specifically from the JobKeeper scheme. Patrick Turner from Maurice Blackburn joins this Yak to provide a useful overview of current employment law issues and to answer your questions to help employers navigate […]

Duration:00:47:33

Tax Yak – Episode 39: JobKeeper Scheme

4/30/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with fellow TaxBanter trainer, Nicole Rowan, about the JobKeeper scheme, including eligibility, the ATO’s administrative approach and the proposed amendments. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guests: Nicole Rowan Recorded: 27 April 2020

Duration:00:53:17

Tax Yak – Episode 38: Crossing borders with COVID–19

4/9/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with international tax lawyer and Director of Private Client Services (International) at Andersen, Marsha Laine Dungog, and her colleague, Managing Director of Andersen, Al Nuñez, about the response of the Australian and US Governments to the COVID–19 pandemic as they compare the two countries’ economic stimulus packages. […]

Duration:01:07:51

Tax Yak – Episode 37: US tax issues: a business perspective

2/20/2020
In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with international tax lawyer and Director of Private Client Services (International) at Andersen, Marsha Laine Dungog and her colleague, Managing Director of Andersen, Al Nuñez, and Simon Calabria, Director at Webb Martin Consulting about a range of US tax issues affecting Australians doing business in the USA. […]

Duration:00:52:39

Tax Yak – Episode 36: US tax issues: an individual perspective

2/12/2020
In this first episode of Tax Yak for 2020, Robyn yaks with international tax lawyer and Director of Private Client Services (International) at Andersen, Marsha Laine Dungog, about a range of USA tax and superannuation issues that affect Australians living and working in the USA. Also joining us is Marsha’s colleague, Managing Director of Andersen, […]

Duration:00:49:11

Tax Yak – Episode 35: Year-end wrap

12/16/2019
In this final episode of Tax Yak for 2019, Robyn yaks with TaxBanter director, Neil Jones, about the past few months of the 46th Parliament and how the tax landscape looks heading into 2020. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guest: Neil Jones Recorded: 17 December 2019

Duration:00:42:49

Tax Yak – Episode 34: Deceased estates

11/19/2019
It is said that nothing in life is certain but death and taxes. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with BNR Partners Managing Director and Estate Taxation Specialist, Ian Raspin, about his broad and deep experience in advising on the taxation issues associated with deceased estates. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guest: Ian Raspin Recorded: […]

Duration:01:00:56

Tax Yak – Episode 33: Running a modern day tax practice

11/12/2019
Running a modern day tax practice is no challenge for the light-hearted. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Planet Consulting Founder and Principal Consultant, Rob Pillans, about the challenges facing practitioners running a practice in the current tax landscape. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guest: Rob Pillans Recorded: 11 November 2019

Duration:00:58:15

Tax Yak – Episode 32: Happy 1st Birthday Tax Yak (Current Tax Landscape)

10/16/2019
Join us in celebrating Tax Yak’s 1st Birthday. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with TaxBanter director, Neil Jones, about the first few months of the 46th Parliament and the current tax landscape. Host: Robyn Jacobson Guest: Neil Jones Recorded: 16 October 2019

Duration:00:42:39

Tax Yak – Episode 31: Current SMSF issues

10/1/2019
There are more than 600,000 self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) in Australia which are regulated by the ATO. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Liz Westover, Partner and National SMSF Leader with Deloitte Private in Melbourne, about the current SMSF landscape. They discuss enacted and proposed policy changes affecting SMSFs, the ATO’s compliance […]

Duration:01:00:23

Tax Yak – Episode 30: Small business concessions review by the Board of Taxation

9/19/2019
The Board of Taxation has been reviewing the range of Small business tax concessions; the final report is yet to be released. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Dr Mark Pizzacalla, Partner with BDO Melbourne and a member of the Board of Taxation, who has been leading the Board’s review of the […]

Duration:00:55:09

Tax Yak – Episode 29: Insolvency Insights

9/11/2019
The world of an insolvency practitioner differs from the typical tax practitioner, but their worlds often encroach on each other. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Robyn Erskine, Partner with Brooke Bird, about her extensive experience over more than over 30 years in assisting individuals facing personal bankruptcy and guiding companies through […]

Duration:01:04:59

Tax Yak – Episode 28: Perspective from the Tax Practitioners Board

9/4/2019
The Tax Practitioners Board has made no secret of the fact that it is targeting agents who are failing in their obligations under the Tax Agent Services Act 2009. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Greg Lewis, Board Member of the TPB about the Board’s focus on agents with concerning behaviour, such […]

Duration:00:57:50

Tax Yak – Episode 27: Family Law

8/25/2019
Family law is an intrinsic and unavoidable part of modern living and relationships. How does family law interact with tax law? In this episode, Robyn yaks with Sarah Keenan, Director at Farrar Gesini Dunn, who specialises in family law, estate disputes and wills about the tax issues associated with family law settlements, the control of […]

Duration:01:03:44

Tax Yak – Episode 26: Litigation

8/13/2019
The world of tax litigation can be complex, intimidating and costly for taxpayers. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with Julianne Jaques, Barrister at the Victorian Bar, and member of the Board of Taxation and the Tax Practitioners Board, about her experiences on both sides of the court room, representing both taxpayers and […]

Duration:01:09:20

Tax Yak – Episode 25: Issues affecting regional practitioners

7/18/2019
Regional practitioners have different challenges to those faced by urban- or city-based practitioners. In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with fellow TaxBanter trainer, Leanne Saunders, about the challenges that confront regional practitioners.

Duration:00:56:27

Tax Yak – Episode 24: Managing tax risk

7/11/2019
In this episode of Tax Yak, Robyn yaks with ATO Assistant Commissioner – Private Wealth, Anna Longley, about the key areas that attract the ATO’s attention and how businesses and individuals can minimise their tax risk.

Duration:00:56:42