The Institute’s financial reporting team assists members with up to date information on matters affecting the preparation of financial reports for all types of entities. It monitors changes in both the standard setting and regulatory environment.

Financial reporting is headed up by Kerry Hicks.

Blog with Kerry Hicks

Kerry Hicks blog

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27 Mar 2014 @ 11:57 | Kerry Hicks

Disclosure overload – is there a way out?

The issue of disclosure overload in financial reporting continues to be widely debated. Does more information lead to better ...

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6 Feb 2014 @ 6:02 | Kerry Hicks

Charities – back to the drawing board

The proposed abolition of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission continues to be an immediate priority of th...

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9 Jan 2014 @ 10:00 | Kerry Hicks

Is your financial report of high quality?

When it comes to assessing quality of the financial reporting and audit processes, it seems that the audit side receives most...

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11 Nov 2013 @ 10:38 | Kerry Hicks

How transparent is your charity?

Effective reporting contributes significantly to the performance of charities. This is even more critical now given the exist...

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10 Oct 2013 @ 12:07 | Kerry Hicks

Why the conceptual framework needs your input

The IASB’s consultation on the conceptual framework (CF) is arguably one of the most important it has undertaken in recent ye...

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  • Australian accounting standards are set by the Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB).

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