Gain the skills and knowledge to consult with clients to determine tax documentation preparation requirements. Learn to identify assessable income and allowable deductions and calculate client tax obligations to meet tax audit requirements.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Consult with clients to determine tax documentation preparation requirements
Identify assessable income and allowable deductions
Calculate client tax obligations according to legislative requirements
Prepare required documentation within established timeframes
Respond to tax office enquiries and meeting taxation audit requirements
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally recognised Statement of Attainment
The skills to prepare tax returns for individuals
Exposure to industry professionals and access to a network of peers
A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
A Certificate IV in Accounting, or
A skill set such as FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skills Set, or
A business or accounting degree
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Our graduates go onto roles like: assistant accountant, accountant and tax agent.
This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law, which are relevant for registration as a tax agent. Persons seeking registration with the TPB should check current registration requirements with the TPB, as registration requirements are reviewed regularly.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Taxation and Law Units - Prepare Tax Documents For Individuals does not have any pre-requisite courses.
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