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Monday, 6 June 2011
The JAB recognise the central role of assurance services in the increasing worldwide efforts to record and reduce levels of greenhouse gas emissions. We strongly support development of an international strandard for assurance engagements on greenhouse gas statements. Read More ...
Thursday, 2 June 2011
Andrew Conway, CEO Institute of Public Accountants, comments on the Government’s Future of FinancialAdvice (FoFA) . Read More ...
Monday, 30 May 2011
Role, Authority and Scope; Objectives and Users; Qualitative Characteristics; and Reporting Entity. The JAB consider the conceptual frameworks of the IPSASB and the IASB/FASB will represent international best practice for entities of the public sector and the private for-profit sector respectively. However the journey to completion is not proceeding contemporaneously. Read More ...
Friday, 27 May 2011
The Institute of Public Accountants’ ‘Public Practice Symposium’ will bring together leaders in the accounting profession in Sydney from 2-3 June 2011. The event will include presentations from a range of experts in the accounting, finance, audit, tax, superannuation and practice development areas. Read More ...
Thursday, 26 May 2011
Andrew Conway, CEO Institute of Public Accountants - the youngest ever CEO of an Australian public
company when appointed in 2009 at age 28 - has won the prestigious Professions Australia '2011 Young
Professional of the Year' award. Read More ...
Wednesday, 25 May 2011
In our view the strategy and work plan presented in the consultation paper are highly appropriate to achieving the program's stated goals. The JAB would encourage a system with a clear basis for classifying member bodies according to compliance risk. Read More ...
Friday, 20 May 2011
The IPA has put together the following high level snapshot of some of the major changes contained in the 2011 Federal Budget, to share with all of your clients, associates, family and friends. Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 May 2011
Sold out since December last year, the annual Tasmanian Division Congress takes place at the picturesque Cradle Mountain Chateau from the 19 to 21 of May. Read More ...
Thursday, 12 May 2011
The JAB are supportive of ASIC developing guidance on 'alternative profit disclosures' for application in documents related to the financial report. However, we express significant concerns over certain parts of the CP 150. Read More ...
Tuesday, 10 May 2011
Taxpayers at Risk - Budget Fails to Support Government's Own Regulatory Framework. The Institute of Public Accountants noted with disappointment and concern the lack of funding given in the
2011-2012 budget by the Government to fund the massive increase in regulatory oversight it has planned. Read More ...
Tuesday, 10 May 2011
The Institute of Public Accountants (formerly National Institute of Accountants) celebrated a new era last night with a gala dinner at the National Press Club in Canberra to celebrate the organisation‟s new brand. This exciting milestone in the Institute‟s history was celebrated in style by over 100 members, Federal politicians, partners and friends of the organisation. Read More ...