Submission:

Tax Practitioners Board discussion paper on continuing professional education requirements for tax practitioners

23 March 2020

Lance Cunningham , National Director of Tax |

On 18 March 2020 BDO lodged a submission on Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) discussion paper TPB(DP) D1/2020 - Continuing professional education requirements for tax practitioners under the Tax Agent Services Act 2009.

Our comments in relation to all 14 consultation questions are outlined in detail in the appendix to the submission.

BDO broadly agreed with the continuation of the TPB’s current approach to the purpose of CPE subject to some changes including changes to the proposed minimum CPE hours requirement.