Recognition and progression
Your springboard to a global tax designation
Introducing the Chartered Tax Adviser Program
From 2013, The Tax Institute will be implementing a new program – The Chartered Tax Adviser Program – replacing the existing Tax Education Program. Going forward, the Diploma of Advanced Tax will now be known as CTA3 Advisory.
Are you a current or future candidate? Find out how we have enhanced the program.
Successful completion of CTA3 Advisory and its exam will allow you to qualify for the Chartered Tax Adviser designation, recognised in a number of international jurisdictions (including the UK, Ireland and Europe).
Graduates of CTA3 Advisory and the exam will also gain:
- credit for the income tax unit (Taxation Advanced 569) for one of the following postgraduate programs offered by Curtin University School of Business Law and Taxation:
- Master of Taxation
- Master of Commerce (Taxation).
Graduates in New South Wales who also meet the entry requirements for the Law Society of New South Wales Specialist Accreditation Program in the practice area of business and personal taxation law:
- will automatically satisfy the written examination component of the Specialist Accreditation Program
- may also satisfy one or more of the questions in the mock file (at the discretion of the advisory committee for business and personal taxation law).
The Tax Institute is a Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) approved provider.
On successful completion of CTA3 Advisory, candidates will receive a certificate of completion. Please contact your local state office for graduation ceremony details.
On successful completion of CTA3 Advisory candidates are eligible to apply to become a Chartered Tax Adviser member of the Institute.
Find out more about membership.
CTA3 Advisory candidates are encouraged to contact their local state office to find out ways to become more involved with the activities of the Institute.
Find out more about volunteering.
Continuing professional development (CPD)
CTA3 Advisory contributes to 30 hours of structured CPD.