Introduce corporations and trust law to your accounting arsenal and provide your clients with a new set of services. Learn how to stay up-to-date with the latest legislative reforms and meet educational requirements of the Tax Practitioner Board.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Research corporations and trust law and related legislation, regulation and practice
Analyse how legal issues impact different types of legal entities
Collect and collate clients business information for analysis
Provide advice to clients based on identified facts and relevant laws
Review relevant legal sources regularly and apply any changes in daily work
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally recognised Statement of Attainment
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
An FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skills Set, or
A business or accounting degree
Analytical thinking and research skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to translate legalese into plain English
A computer with a good internet connection, camera, and headset
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.
Our graduates go onto roles like: accountant with the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping and tax agent with the Diploma of Accounting and Bookkeeping.
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:
Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.
The Statement of Attainment in Taxation and Law Apply Legal Principles in Corporations and Trust Law does not have any pre-requisite courses.
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The Statement of Attainment in Taxation and Law Apply Legal Principles in Corporations and Trust Law does not have any related courses.
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