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CPA Australia Launches Digital Practice – With iFirm in Top Spot

The Digital Practice will provide an integrated solution for accountants wanting to modernise their practices.

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ATO Plans For Near Real-Time Profiling by 2016

Digital First spoke to deputy commissioner for tax crime Greg Williams about a comprehensive overhaul of the ATO’s analytics efforts.


An Aussie Girl’s Perspective of Auckland Xerocon 2015

The future of accounting software is likely to be something like this.


Xero Releases Tax App for Xero and Non-Xero Accountants

Free for Xero Silver and above partners or A$149 a month as part of Xero Practice Studio.

Reckon One pricing

Reckon Bets On Price for Reckon One Re-Launch

Accounting software company Reckon is hoping sharp pricing will propel its cloud accounting program at its re-launch on 31 May. The refreshed Reckon One looks better than the old one and has some neat features such as a customisable and interactive dashboard. But it’s biggest drawcard will be the price. The base package is A$5 per month and extra modules start at A$3 each. “A builder with basic payroll and bank feeds would pay just A$11 a month,” said Sam Allert, Reckon’s new managing director for Australia and New Zealand, at the Sydney roadshow. Reckon One is the only program…


Automate Accounting Advice? 5Things Hopes to Do Just That

Two developers have written 5Things, a daily email which sends a business owner advice on what they should focus on to improve their business.