Submissions

  • Corporate Insolvency Reforms – Regulations and Rules

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) welcomes the ongoing reforms to the insolvency laws and specially to support small business through the difficult economic conditions imposed by COVID-19. We also welcome the opportunity to offer our views on the exposure draft Regulations and Rules.

  • Treasury Laws Amendment (Miscellaneous and Technical Amendments) Regulations 2020

    This submission relates to Item 67 of the Draft Regs which propose to insert a new regulation (8.02AA) into the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Regulations 1994 (SIS Act) requiring ‘accounts and statements to be prepared at least 45 days before the day by which section 35D of that Act requires a return to be lodged for the entity’.

  • IAASB – ED ISA600

    On behalf of the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), I submit our comments on the Exposure Draft (ED) – Proposed International Standard on Auditing 600 (Revised) Special Considerations – Audits of Group Financial Statements (Including the Work of Component Auditors and Proposed Conforming and Consequential Amendments to Other ISAs.

  • FASEA: Code of Ethics Guide – comments on consultation draft

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) welcomes the opportunity to provide comments on the Code of Ethics Guide. Our comments are from the perspective of our members, including those who hold a full or limited Australian Financial Services Licence and those who work as Authorised Representatives of licence holders.

  • Tax Agent Services (Specified Tax (Financial) Advice Services) Instrument 2020

    We write to you as the peak professional accounting and financial planning bodies in Australia representing tax practitioners. We make this submission to the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) on the Tax Agent Services (Specified Tax (Financial) Advice Services) Instrument 2020 (the draft LI) on behalf of our members and in the broader public interest.

  • Corporations Amendment (Corporate Insolvency Reforms) Bill 2020

    The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) commends the Government on introducing these overdue reforms to the insolvency laws of Australia and specially to support small business through the difficult economic conditions imposed by COVID-19. We welcome the opportunity to offer our views on the exposure draft for the insolvency reforms.

  • IAAB ED – Proposed International Standard on Auditing 600 (Revised)

    On behalf of the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), I submit our comments on the Exposure Draft (ED) – Proposed International Standard on Auditing 600 (Revised) Special Considerations – Audits of Group Financial Statements (Including the Work of Component Auditors and Proposed Conforming and Consequential Amendments to Other ISAs.

  • AASB ED 302 – Discl in SP Fin Statements

    Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the Exposure Draft ED 302 Amendment to Australian Accounting Standards – Disclosures in Special Purpose Financial Statements of Certain For-Profit Private Sector Entities.