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insights of a tax lawyer

147 | Insights of a Tax Lawyer

The following insights of Andrew Henshaw of Velocity Legal will give you hands-on advice how to handle a tax dispute with the ATO.

130 | Succession and Balance

Succession and work-life balance are often put aside and receive less attention. In this episode John Peterson will plead with you to make them part of your strategic objectives.

129 | Strategic Objectives

John Peterson discussed your mission, vision and values (MVV) in the last episode. This episode is about how get there by focusing on your strategic objectives. 

Accountants' Exemption

104 | Accountants’ Exemption

The accountants' exemption is dearly missed. But there are rumours that it might come back. Here is Ron Lesh of BGL with more.

Ethics and Tax

100 | Ethics and Tax

Whenever there is tax, there is ethics. Here is Michael Walpole, UNSW's Head of School of Taxation and Business Law with more.

68 | Continuing Professional Education

Every time you listen to Tax Talks, you earn CPE. That is just one of many things Ian Taylor of the TPB will clarify for you.

How to exit

67 | How to Exit

How do you exit our practice?  What do most practitioners do?  We asked Steven Fine of Growth Focus to walk us through the options you have. 

64 | Code of Professional Conduct

The Code of Professional Conduct affects us all. Here is Ian Taylor, the Chair of the Tax Practitioners Board, with the details.

59 | Register as a Tax Practitioner

How does one register as a tax practitioner? Here is Ian Taylor, the Chair of the TPB to walk you through the process.

tax practitioners board

55 | Tax Practitioners Board

Do you know what the TPB actually does, how it is structured and financed? We didn't. So we asked Ian Taylor, Chair of the TPB. Here is his answer.

Most accounting and tax practitioners will only ever sell a practice once in their lifetime, maybe twice. So we don't get any practice runs. Rather the opposite - we straight to the final.   In this episode Steven Fine of Focus Growth will walk us through the top 10 mistakes sellers make when selling an accounting practice.

43 | Top 10 Mistakes When Selling an Accounting Practice

You probably will only ever sell your practice once. So no practice runs. Steven Fine of Growth Focus will show you the top 10 mistakes sellers make.

The Great Debate

33 | The Great Debate

If you could change one thing about the Australian tax system, what would it be and how? Robert Deutsch of The Tax institute asked that question. 

Partial Commutations Require an AFSL

25 | Partial Commutations Require an AFSL

Are we as tax advisers allowed to partially commute balances from pension back to accumulation? Here is David Moss of Merit Wealth on this issue.