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- Start a new career in tax
- Freshen up your skills
- Flexible study options
- Study Australia’s most comprehensive Income Tax Course
- Counts towards professional development hours for industry professionals
As the complexity of the tax laws, rules and regulations continue to increase, the need for qualified tax preparers is at an all-time high. Whether you're just starting out, looking to advance your career, or wanting to earn some CPD hours, our course will equip you with the skills you’ll need to succeed in this exciting field.
By the end of this course, you'll have the confidence to process business tax requirements and prepare non-complex income tax returns for individuals, making you a valuable asset to any organization.
- Over 10,000 students taught
- Taught by highly skilled tax professionals
- Personalised instruction
- Certification in as little as 10 weeks
What People Are Saying about ITP Tax Professionals
"I took the income tax course and it was an excellent experience. Scott was very knowledgeable and supportive, and the course materials were thorough and easy to understand. I gained a deep understanding of tax law and regulations, and developed the skills necessary to prepare accurate and comprehensive tax returns. I highly recommend this course to anyone interested in pursuing a career in tax preparation."
- John D.
"I was hesitant to take ITP’s income tax course at first, but I'm so glad I did. The course was challenging, but the instructors were supportive and provided individualized feedback to help me improve. I appreciated the real-world examples and case studies, which helped me understand how tax law applies in practice. I'm now confident in my ability to succeed as a tax preparer."
- David S.
"The income tax course was an incredible experience that truly exceeded my expectations. The instructors were not only experts in the field of tax preparation, but also excellent teachers who made the material accessible and engaging. I particularly appreciated the emphasis on practical skills and real-world scenarios, which helped me feel confident in my ability to prepare accurate and comprehensive tax returns. Thanks to this course, I feel well-prepared for a successful career in tax preparation."
- Emily T.
Once you have gained accreditation, you can enjoy:
Competitive salaries: Tax agents can earn a comfortable salary, with many earning upwards of $80,000 per year.
Flexible work arrangements: Many tax agents have the option to work from home or on a part-time basis, making it a great choice for those seeking a flexible work schedule.
Advancement opportunities: With experience and additional education, tax agents can advance to higher-level positions, such as tax manager or financial planner.
Job stability: Tax preparation is a stable career choice, with steady demand year-round.
ITP Accounting Professionals Income Tax Course covers more tax topics than any other so that you can start your career in tax with confidence.
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Gain knowledge about different income streams, such as salary and wage, Centrelink, superannuation, and lump sum payments. You will also learn about the correct placement of these income streams in a tax return.
Understand the importance of completing the Medicare section of the return and how to do it, including the rates and the Medicare Levy Surcharge.
Allowances & Deductions
Discover the relationship between allowances and their relevant deduction, as well as other legally allowable work-related deductions.
Learn how and where to claim a deduction for personal superannuation contributions.
Gain knowledge of different offsets available to help reduce the tax liability of clients.
Understand which items need to be depreciated instead of being claimed as an outright expense, and how to claim the depreciable amount.
Learn about the two different methods of claiming motor vehicle expenses and the necessary requirements for each method.
Foreign Income and Tax Estimate
Understand what foreign income needs to be included in the tax return, including exempt foreign income, income from rental properties, or a foreign pension.
Learn how to complete a rental property income tax return, including what income should be included and what expenses can be claimed. Discover which items can be depreciated and the substantiation requirements needed.
Gain knowledge about how the sale of an asset is treated within the tax return (whether it be a profit or a loss), and understand where tax is payable or exempt from Capital Gains Tax.
Personal Services Income
Take a closer look at personal services income and all forms of small business income and related taxation requirements.