This program is designed for persons who are seeking registration as a business activity statement (BAS) agent with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). The program, together with the appropriate assessment methods as set by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB), meets the requirements for a course in basic GST/BAS taxation principles that is approved by the TPB. Persons seeking BAS agent registration should check with the TPB for details of current registration requirements, including those relating to experience and fitness and propriety.
This qualification is available flexibly and you can enrol to commence your studies at any time. Alternatively you may enrol for day and/or evening classroom delivery each semester.
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment - BAS Agent Registration Skill Set FNSSS00004|
|Duration:||1 semester part-time (approximately 3 hours per week)|
The 2019 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below.
Subject costs identified as Profile apply to Standard students and are partially subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible students.
Costs identified as Apprentice or Trainee apply only to students studying as part of an Australian Apprenticeship arrangement. The qualification cost for an Apprentice or Trainee is subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible Apprentices or Trainees.
Costs identified as Commercial are full fee (FF) and receive no government subsidy. Concessions are not available.
Further information about fees is available at Course fees and assistance
Information about studying under Skilled Capital is also available.
|Likely Job Outcome:||BAS Agent|
|Enrolment Type:||Full Fee|
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To be successful in this program it is recommended that you have completed a qualification in accounting or bookkeeping OR have equivalent skills and knowledge OR are managing the accounting records for a small business.
These subjects can count toward FNS40217 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.
Entry Requirements / How to Apply
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Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.
To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Complete 2 subjects
Core: Complete all 2
- FNSTPB401 Complete business activity and instalment activity statements
CIT Code: ACCT444 Cost: Commercial $250.00
Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify and apply compliance requirements to effectively process and complete business activity statements (BAS), instalment activity statements (IAS), and other required reports.It applies to individuals who use a range of organisational and analytical techniques to work in organisations or to supply specific bookkeeping services as a small business owner or contractor.Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. This unit is designed to meet the education requirements of the Tax Practitioner Board (TPB). Refer to the FNS Financial Services Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on regulatory requirements. Prerequisites: Nil
- FNSTPB402 Establish and maintain payroll systems
CIT Code: ACCT445 Cost: Commercial $250.00
Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to record and prepare payroll documentation, respond to enquiries, and process payroll data for manual and computerised systems.It applies to individuals, including BAS agents, who use a range of organisational and other specialist techniques. They may work directly for organisations or be small business owners, contractors or service providers.Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. This unit is designed to meet the education requirements of the Tax Practitioner Board (TPB). Refer to the FNS Financial Services Training Package Companion Volume Implementation Guide or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on regulatory requirements. Prerequisites: Nil
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