This morning the House of Representatives referred schedules 3 and 4 of the Tax Laws Amendment (Measures No.2) Bill 2013, which contains measures to bring financial planners into the Tax Agent Services Act (TASA) regime, to the PJC for inquiry. [ read more ]
For over a decade, the Financial Planning Association (FPA) has been calling for enshrinement of the term ‘financial planner’ for the protection of consumers and last night, the bill was passed in the federal House of Representatives. [ read more ]
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