Submissions

  • Treasury Law Amendment Bill 2024: Climate-related financial disclosure

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) welcomes the opportunity to provide comments on the above exposure draft legislation. Consistent with our submissions to the two Consultation Papers issued in December 2022 and June 2023 by Treasury, IPA supports the overall proposals in the Exposure Draft.

  • Retirement phase of superannuation - discussion paper

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) welcomes the opportunity to provide comments on the consultation questions set out in the December 2023 discussion paper regarding the retirement phase of superannuation. Having regard to the membership of the IPA, the focus of this submission is mostly from the perspective of self-managed superannuation funds (SMSF).

  • PRE-BUDGET SUBMISSION 2024-25

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) Group welcomes the opportunity to present our pre-Budget submission for the 2024-25 financial year. We look forward to working with the Government on its economic agenda set against the challenges of an uncertain domestic and international environment.

  • Enhancing the Tax Practitioners Board’s sanctions regime

    The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Australian Bookkeepers Association, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, CPA Australia, the Financial Advice Association of Australia, the Institute of Public Accountants, the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers, the National Tax & Accountants’ Association, the SMSF Association, and The Tax Institute (the Joint Bodies) welcome the opportunity to provide feedback to the Treasury on the Consultation paper, Enhancing the Tax Practitioners Board’s sanctions regime (the Consultation Paper), released on 10 December 2023.

  • Tax Agent Services (Code of Professional Conduct) Determination 2023

    The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Australian Bookkeepers Association, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, CPA Australia, the Financial Advice Association of Australia, the Institute of Public Accountants, the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers, the National Tax & Accountants’ Association, the SMSF Association, and The Tax Institute (the Joint Bodies) welcome the opportunity to provide feedback to the Treasury on the Consultation paper, Enhancing the Tax Practitioners Board’s sanctions regime (the Consultation Paper), released on 10 December 2023.

  • Consultation paper: Modernising individual tax residency

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) welcomes the opportunity to make a submission in relation to the Consultation paper titled ‘Modernising individual tax residency’ released by the Board of Taxation (the Board) (the Consultation Paper).

  • Achieving Greater Consistency in Laws for Financial Enduring Powers of Attorney

    Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, CPA Australia, Institute of Public Accountants and the SMSF Association (together, the Joint Bodies) write to you as the peak professional accounting and tax profession sector and financial advisers. The Joint Bodies welcome the opportunity to make a submission to the Consultation Paper). Attorney- General’s Department in relation to the consultation paper titled ‘Achieving Greater Consistency in Laws for Financial Enduring Powers of Attorney’ (Consultation Paper).

  • Securing Australians’ superannuation

    Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, CPA Australia, the Institute of Public Accountants, the SMSF Association, Financial Advice Association Australia and The Tax Institute (together, the Joint Bodies) write to you as the peak professional accounting and tax practitioner bodies in Australia representing the tax profession, the superannuation sector and financial advisers.