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The Australian Government has handed down its Budget for 2016/17, and announced several integrity measures, an extended schedule to reduce the corporate tax rate, and reform measures for collective investment vehicles.
03 May 2016
More persons and entities, such as related persons or companies, could be required to clean up or pay for compliance or rehabilitation of land under proposed amendments included in the Environmental Protection (Chain of Responsibility) Bill 2016.
22 Mar 2016
Comment is being sought by 29 March 2016 on a major part of the Commonwealth Government's strategy to tap the potential of Northern Australia: the Northern Australian Infrastructure Facility's Investment Mandate.
21 Mar 2016
The Corporations Amendment (Financial Advice Measures) Bill (as amended by the Senate) today received Royal Assent, nearly two years after being introduced to Parliament on 19 March 2014. The Bill makes changes to the FoFA provisions of the Corporations Act that will take effect tomorrow.
18 Mar 2016
On 1 March 2016 important legislative reforms relating to false accounting practices came into force in Australia. The introduction of these new offences will see a tougher regulatory regime coming into effect for the Commonwealth to pursue false accounting offenders, further strengthening Australia's foreign bribery regulation and enforcement regime and more closely aligning it with those of other jurisdictions such as the United States.
15 Mar 2016