Current consultations

We are seeking comments from members to be considered as part of our submissions in response to the following major consultations.

The due date listed for members' comments is usually one week prior to the actual submission due date to allow time for consideration. Sometimes initial comments are requested earlier.

For your comments to be considered, email [email protected]



2020 submissions


AUDIT AND ASSURANCE DATE
Technological resources – using technology to enhance audit quality (PDF)
AUASB ED 01/20 Revised 4400 Agreed-upon procedures engagements - joint with CA ANZ (PDF)
Joint submission (with CA ANZ) to AUASB: ASRS 4400 Agreed-upon procedures engagements (PDF)
Audit inquiry hearing: Responses to the Parliamentary Joint Committee's questions on notice (PDF)
Enhancements to Regulatory Regime for Property Valuation and Auditors (PDF)

BUSINESS DATE
Joint submission with CA ANZ on the Parliamentary inquiry into the Payment Times Reporting Bill (PDF)
Digitalisation of small businesses in Hong Kong (PDF)
Joint submission with CA ANZ on the payment times reporting framework (PDF)

CROSS POLICY DATE
Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority on Queensland COVID-19 jobs support loans (PDF)
National COVID-19 Co-ordination Commission regarding other matters that need to be addressed in response to the COVID-19 crisis (PDF)
Coronavirus Business Liaison Unit on financial reporting, audit and advisory services, external administration and bankruptcy (PDF)
Treasury on the first economic recovery package (PDF)
Assistant Treasurer and Minister for Housing: Endorsement of submission (PDF)

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION DATE
Inquiry into Future Directions for the Consumer Data Right (PDF)
Select Committee's inquiry on financial technology and regulatory technology (PDF)

ECONOMICS DATE
Pre-budget submission to the Malaysian government (2021 National Budget) (PDF)
Review of Financial Markets Authority funding and levy (PDF)
Pre-budget submission to the Hong Kong government 2020-21 (PDF)
Pre-budget submission to the Australian government 2020-21 (PDF)

ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL AND GOVERNANCE DATE
Bank Negara Malaysia - Climate Change and Principle-based Taxonomy Discussion Paper (PDF)
Technology investment roadmap discussion paper (PDF)
Litigation funding and the regulation of the class action industry (PDF)
Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements (PDF)
International IR framework revision – focused engagement – topic paper 1 Responsibility for an integrated report (PDF)
The Australian Law Reform Commission: Corporate criminal responsibility (PDF)
Climate-related financial disclosures – understanding your business risks and opportunities related to climate change (PDF)

ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS DATE
Proposed revisions to the Fee related provisions of the Code (PDF)
Proposed revisions to the Non-Assurance Services Provisions of the Code (PDF)
IESBA: Proposed revision to the code addressing the objectivity of engagement quality
reviewers
(PDF)

FINANCIAL PLANNING DATE
Review of APES 230 Financial Planning Services (PDF)
Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety interim report (PDF)
Retirement income review (PDF)
Establishing a compensation scheme of last resort (PDF)
Making insurance claims handling a financial service (PDF)

FINANCIAL REPORTING DATE
IASB Interest Rate Benchmark Reform Phase 2 (PDF)
Joint submission (with CA ANZ) to IASB supporting rent concession relief under IFRS 16 (PDF)
Accountancy Europe: Interconnected standard setting for corporate reporting (PDF)
Joint submission (with CA ANZ) to the ASBFEO addressing questions on financial reporting and supply chain financing (PDF)
Survey on IPSASB oversight arrangements (PDF)

SUPERANNUATION DATE
ASIC consultation paper 329: Implementing the Royal Commission recommendations (PDF)
Improving flexibility of superannuation for older Australians (PDF)
Advice fees in superannuation (PDF)

TAXATION DATE
Review of the JobKeeper Program – from the joint tax and accounting bodies (PDF)
Treasury Review of the JobKeeper Program - ongoing engagement with the National Tax Liaison Group (PDF)
COVID-19 stimulus measures implementation impacts on the tax profession (PDF)
Hong Kong tax survey submission 2020 (PDF)
ATO regarding coronavirus economic response package (payments and benefits) rule 2020 (PDF)
National COVID-19 Co-ordination Commission regarding exemption from state payroll tax (PDF)
Treasury regarding tax policy measures affected by the COVID-19 crisis (PDF)
Coronavirus Business Liaison Unit on COVID-19 tax issues (PDF)
Treasurer regarding the JobKeeper stimulus package (PDF)
Tax professionals being an essential service (PDF)
Request for deferrals and penalty waivers (PDF)
TPB: TPB(DP) D1/2020 continuing professional education requirements for tax practitioners (PDF)
Senate Committee: Treasury Laws Amendment (Research and Development Tax Incentive) Bill 2019 (PDF)
Treasury Laws Amendment (Measures for Consultation) Bill 2019: Hybrid mismatch rules (PDF)
ATO: TR 2019/D6 Income tax: Application of paragraph 8-1(2)(a) of the ITAA 1997 to labour costs related to the construction or creation of capital assets (PDF)
Senate Committee: Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Amendment (Tax Transparency in Procurement and Grants) Bill 2019 (PDF)
ATO: TR 2019/D5 Car parking fringe benefits - joint submission by CPA Australia, CA ANZ and Corporate Tax Association (PDF)

Past submissions

View past submissions made by CPA Australia from 2012 – 2019.