The annual report 2020 Not-for-Profit Governance and Performance Study: The COVID-19 Edition, produced by the Australian Institute of Company Directors, highlights how Australian NFPs have begun to steer a course through the financial fallout of the pandemic. Proclaimed as the world’s largest study on NFP governance, the report offers valuable insights into organisational management during […]
Watch Hopscotch Directors Brendan Lucas CA and Matthew Knight CA deliver this informative webinar about the 2020 Federal Budget – held Friday 30th October.
The latest Federal Budget has introduced some key changes to Australian legislation that will affect small to medium sized businesses, NFPs and individuals. While government rulings are being implemented, use the time to review their implications and prepare for the future. Following are some highlights of the new budget rulings handed down by the treasurer, […]
Physical border closures might be dividing some parts of the country, but at least our charity sector could benefit from reforms intended to harmonise national fundraising across state and territory borders. The reduction in bureaucratic regulations that would apply to organisations registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) is outlined in the discussion paper, […]
JobKeeper 2.0 has now commenced for eligible Australian businesses, charities and not-for-profits (NFPs) registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC). Eligibility for JobKeeper 2.0 covers two extension periods from 28 September 2020 to 3 January 2021 (Extension Period 1) and then from 4 January 2021 to 28 March 2021 (Extension Period 2). This update […]