Following the recent reports by Australian Border Force (ABF) of employee exploitation and improper remuneration within the Australian hospitality industry, the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) has increased its scrutiny of the employment conditions at many cafes and restaurants.
On Thursday 21st February, ESV held a well attended Food & Hospitality Roundtable breakfast event at the QT hotel in Sydney. Colin Samuel who leads our Food & Beverage team and Simon Corah from Growth Mantra facilitated an intriguing discussion about issues, opportunities and challenges faced in this diverse sector. With...
Without a doubt, positive culture within the workplace is integral to the ongoing success of any business. It shapes the way we work, underpinning our decisions and influencing how we interact with our clients and within and across teams.
Following the recent release of the external report by Darren McShane into the fees and costs for superannuation funds and managed investment schemes, ASIC has proposed to adopt several reviewer recommendations to improve transparency in Product Disclosure Statements (PDS).
As a result of the OECD Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project to minimise tax leakage, amendments have been proposed to Double Tax Agreements (“DTA’s”) through use of a Multilateral Instrument (MLI). The changes impact a large number of countries across and its impact can vary from DTA to DTA.