Taxation accountants provide advice on taxation issues to organisations or individuals. They prepare taxation returns and reports and handle disputes with taxation authorities.
Work is in an office with the possibility of travel to meet clients.
Suited for those with close attention to detail who can analyse and solve problems, communicate well and maintain confidentiality.
Formal qualifications in accounting or business are required.
Certification with one of Australia's accounting peak bodies is essential. The course of study you take determines whether you can certify with:
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You may need to become a Registered Tax Agent, BAS Agent or Tax (Financial) Adviser.