Industry Advocacy

As the advocacy body for the industry sector, ACFA welcomes feedback from the industry on relevant topics to help shape the sector's future.

AdVOCACY Example

ATO:  Draft effective life of assets used in the wooden furniture industry

The ATO and ACFA are seeking your comments on the draft list of effective lives for assets used in the wooden furniture and upholstered seat manufacturing industry. This information is used when calculating the depreciation of your assets.  

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The ATO proposes to amend the list of effective life determinations to the Commissioner's schedule to apply to assets purchased (or otherwise first used or installed ready to use) on or after 1 July 2022 (within the meaning of section 40-95 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997).

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Industry Engagement

ACFA are continuously engaging with the industry to identify, develop and enhance our training offerings. 

This survey provides your opportunity to have your say.  

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ACCC:  Toppling Furniture and Televisions

Sector Focus:  Furniture Makers

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is seeking industry feedback and has compiled an open ended question survey in response to the subject matter:  Toppling Furniture and Televisions.  

The questions are broken into the following areas:  Key safety factors; Fatalities and injuries; Voluntary standards; Possible risk controls.

The ACCC encourages you to respond to any questions relevant to you and to raise any additional issues you consider relevant.