Business structure considerations in an international business expansion

There is no legal definition of the word “offshore” and it simply means anywhere else apart from a person or an entity’s own country. There is a myriad of reasons why an offshore structure is sought. In many cases, high net worth individuals will make use of offshore structures as an integral part of an

International business expansion – factors affecting business success

International expansion is usually considered when either: an international demand for the business’s product or service is received by, or made known to, the business; or the business is actively looking for new opportunities for growth. A business that has reached its potential in the domestic marketplace will be required to look beyond domestic boundaries

Be wary of small business telecommunication contracts

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released a new warning to small businesses to be wary when entering into contracts with telecommunication companies that bundle a telecommunications service and call credit with what is perceived to be ‘free’ equipment. The warning makes note that many of the agreements being signed by the smaller