Media Releases

View what we have to say about topics of interest to our members and the accounting profession.

  • ANNOUNCEMENTS: IPA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) Chairman, Damien Moore FIPA FFA, on behalf of the Board of Directors has issued the following statement:

  • STP: SHOW THE BUSINESS CASE ANALYSIS, SAYS IPA

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has called on the Government to show the cost benefit analysis to support the roll-out of Single Touch Payroll (STP), particularly with regards to the impact on small business.

  • SECTION 46 AMENDMENTS WELCOMED: IPA

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has welcomed legislative changes to section 46 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.

  • IPA CONGRATULATES DR SANDERS APPOINTMENT TO FASEA

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has welcomed the announcement of the appointment of Dr Deen Sanders to the role of chief executive officer of the Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA).

  • ATO REASSURANCE WELCOMED SAYS IPA

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has acknowledged the ATO’s effort to reassure the public of its IT system reliability during tax time 2017.

  • IPA’s NATIONAL PSC SCHEME APPROVED

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has welcomed the public notification by the Professional Standards Councils (PSC) that its national scheme has been approved. IPA members who hold a professional practice certificate will be covered by a Professional Standards Scheme which is now being implemented nationally.

  • ATO: SERVICE COMMITMENT TO IMPROVE ACCOUNTABILITY

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has called for greater accountability from the ATO in light of the ongoing technology issues that have significantly impacted accountants and small businesses across Australia.

  • IPA AND AAT SIGN NEW SERVICE AGREEMENT

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) and the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) have entered into a new service agreement which will extend further benefits to their respective membership bases and importantly, strengthen their shared voice on behalf of small business.