The Tax Institute

Student Spotlight: It is never too late to realise the importance of having strong tax knowledge in your career

This month we talked to the dux of CommLaw 1 for Study Period 2 2021, Erin Clark, about her key takeaways from the subject and how they apply to her job role, despite tax never being the primary...
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Student Spotlight: Meet the newly appointed Student Representative for The Tax Institute Higher Education

In February, The Tax Institute Higher Education appointed a new Student Representative to the Academic Board. Hansini De Fonseka will act as a strong advocate for our candidate community and offer...
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Student Spotlight: Applying knowledge from the CTA2A Advanced subject to day-to-day practice

This month we talked to Patrick Norman, Lawyer at Birchstone Tax Law and dux of CTA2A Advanced for Study Period 2 2021, to discuss the most valuable modules from the CTA2A subject, and how he...

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A leader’s best investment: Developing your tax team

When was the last time you made a conscious effort to develop your team’s professional skills?

As a leader, you know that getting the best out of your team is a huge part of your job. Putting the...

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Why volunteer? 5 professional benefits of giving your time

Volunteering your time, effort and skills can have big benefits, not only for those around you in the community, but for your own career and personal satisfaction. It also doesn’t have to be hard –...

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Student Spotlight: Combining practical experience and a qualification

This month we talked to Natalie Metcalfe, Senior Analyst, Tax & Legal at Deloitte and dux of Advanced Superannuation for Study Period 1 2021. As an active candidate in the Graduate Diploma In...

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Student Spotlight: A positive approach to new challenges

This month we talked to Helena Papapostolou, winner of our Emerging Tax Star Award and Gordon Cooper Memorial Scholarship in 2021. Currently a Senior Associate at Greenwoods & Herbert Smith...

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Award-winning fintech entrepreneur on building, scaling and selling the future

Award-winning fintech entrepreneur, Amreeta Abbott, built NowInfinity from humble beginnings in the SMSF space into one of the most loved and widely used products in the accounting industry. Amreeta...

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Student Spotlight: The highest standard for a tax adviser

This month we talked to Brayden Irving, CTA, Director, Private Business Tax & Advisory at Grant Thornton who was the national winner of the Justice Graham Hill Scholarship and Dux of CTA3...

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Companies vs Trusts: time to re-examine your assumptions?

Since 1999, the 50% discount concession for capital gains has often made choosing a trust as the preferred entity a compelling one for Australian taxpayers. In fact, a trust has been a fundamental...

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