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Statement of Attainment in Taxation and Law - Prepare and Administer Tax Documentation

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Overview About this course

Are you hoping to process tax returns for businesses and large corporations? Explore the world of accounting and take your next step in the journey to becoming a tax agent in this dynamic industry.

Outcomes What you'll gain

Learning outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Use industry preferred software, such as HandiSoft

  • Understand capital gains tax, deductions and financial adjustments, write-offs and reevaluations

  • Explore tax law for superannuation

  • Navigate ethical issues including conflicts of interest and tax agent obligations

  • Make sure tax documentation complies with Australian tax law

Course outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment

  • The skills to process complex tax returns for legal entities, from not-for-profits to corporations

  • Exposure to industry professionals and access to a network of peers

  • A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities

Suitability Is this course right for you?

Entry requirements

This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • Successful completion of Prepare tax Documents for Individuals (FNSACC522 ), or equivalent, as evidenced by a copy of your transcript

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • An interest in taxation and some experience in the tax industry

  • Analytical, problem solving and research skills

  • Communication skills

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future career and study options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: accountant and finance officer.


The unit in this qualification meets the Tax Practitioners Board education requirements. With further study and relevant experience, you can register as a tax agent or advisor under Australian taxation law, or as a tax agent under commercial law. If Tax Practitioners Board registration is your goal, please check with your campus before enrolling to ensure it delivers the units you need.

Study pathways

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The Statement of Attainment in Taxation and Law - Prepare and Administer Tax Documentation does not have any pre-requisite courses.

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Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

  • Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities FNSACC601

TAFE NSW services Facilities and support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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