Treasury
The Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) is a national body responsible for the registration and regulation of tax practitioners (consisting of registered tax agents, BAS agents and tax (financial) advisers. The TPB is also responsible for ensuring compliance with the Tax Agent Services Act 2009 (TASA), including imposing sanctions for non-compliance with the Code of Professional Conduct (Code). The TPB consists of a 7-member Board (part-time) and Chair appointed by the Assistant Treasurer and staff made available by the Commissioner of Taxation (from the ATO).

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Tax Agent Services Act 2009, Division 60

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Regulatory / Review / Inquiry / Commission

  • Creation Date

    26 March 2009

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. Ian Taylor 22 January 2016 21 January 2019
Member Ms. Julie Berry 22 July 2017 21 July 2020
Member Mr. Greg Lewis 22 January 2016 21 January 2019
Member Mr. Ian Klug 22 January 2016 21 January 2019
Member Ms. Julianne Jaques 22 January 2016 21 January 2019
Member Mr. Jim Hawson 22 January 2016 21 January 2019
Member Mr. Peter de Cure 22 July 2017 21 July 2020
Member Ms. Ria Sotiropoulos 22 July 2017 21 July 2020
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