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Continuing Professional Education (CPE) in the Spotlight – Part II

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Types of activities that count for CPE CPE is personal…It’s a self-assessment regime and it’s your responsibility to determine which CPE activities are appropriate for YOU! With the TPB’s definition of CPE in mind, does that mean the education a practitioner requires to be able to deliver NEW services cannot count towards CPE hours? CPE suggestions: The new Diploma of Payroll Services (FNS50417) or the Payroll Administrator Skill Set (FNSSS00012)…

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Continuing Professional Education (CPE) in the Spotlight – Part I

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Being a Director of ABA, an educator and a registered BAS agent, I understand and appreciate ABN’s recent CPE Equation: ABN+TPB+RTO=CPE… It makes sense; however navigating the deep dark depths of CPE can be confusing so don’t abandon ship, all aboard as we focus the spotlight on CPE for registered practitioners. What is CPE? CPE has been introduced under the Tax Agent Service Act 2009 (TASA 2009) to ensure those…

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Arrived Alive or Crashed in a Heap

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Most of us have travelled in an aircraft these days, BUT do you ever consider what goes on behind the scenes as the aircraft thunders down the runway before leaping into the air at the start of every journey. Every safe and successful airline has in place a myriad of systems and procedures to ensure its staff and passengers depart and arrive safely. So too for successful businesses. One of…

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