Media Releases

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

  • SENSIBLE LANDING POSITION ON TBAR, SAYS IPA

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) has commended the ATO for its announcement that events based reporting for self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) under the transfer balance account reporting (TBAR) regime will be limited to SMSFs with members with total super account balances of $1 million or more.

  • IPA CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTANTS’ DAY

    Friday 10 November is International Accountants’ Day and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) is spreading the word to celebrate the immense contribution that accountants around the globe make to society.

  • STP: BENEFITS WITH COSTS

    The introduction of Single Touch Payroll (STP) is in line with the Government’s digitisation agenda and should be supported but there are still small businesses out there that will feel the compliance burden that it entails, according to the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).

  • 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.