David Sofrà

David Sofrà

Partner in Charge, Indirect Tax & Grants

Articles by David Sofrà

Innovation & Digital

Paying your people correctly: simplifying award compliance with technology

It is well known that Australia has one of the most complex industrial relations systems in the world, with over 120 modern awards. Many argue the complexity is one of the primary drivers of recent wage underpayment disclosure.

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Electric Vehicles Tax: funding the road to the future: Victorian Budget

The widespread adoption of electric vehicles will significantly reduce Australia’s carbon footprint and it is important we have the right incentives to encourage better choices for our environment.

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Don’t let the FBT Grinch steal your Christmas

To avoid the Grinch stealing your Christmas by way of an FBT bill, here are some tips to keep in mind as we enter the silly season

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Market disrupters challenge the tax system: just think Uber

In many areas of public policy there is pressure on legislators and regulators to take action when the speed of change, often technological, has left laws far behind.

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Looking to employ? Would you like a tax break with that?

With calls for tax reform to regenerate the economy in full swing, one could be forgiven for overlooking the fact there are considerable incentives already in place.

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Payroll takes centre stage in states’ tax debates

At federal level, the long-awaited tax white paper may have been delayed. But in three states, payroll tax rebate is currently at the centre of debate. In Queensland, Labor has…

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Will Victoria election herald a payroll tax rebate?

It’s doubtful that payroll tax will be at the forefront of Victorian voters’ minds when they go to polls on Saturday. But it might be an important outcome of the…

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