Membership resources and benefits
As a member of The Tax Institute we have an extensive range of resources, services and benefits available exclusively to you. Below is a comprehensive list of these resources and how you can access them.
Please note you must be logged in to gain access to these exclusive benefits.
Table of Contents
Journals and newsletters
Taxation in Australia Journal
TaxLine research service
Seminar and convention papers
Benefits, offers and discounts
Selected free monthly technical paper
Desktop tax rates table
Discounts on products and services by the Institute
Business Alliance offers
Policy and advocacy
Contribution to tax policy
Increasing your profile
Status and recognition
Find a Tax Specialist service
Increase your profile through membership
Support and guidance
Tax Agent Services Regime information
Free Seminars and Career Sessions
This leading tax journal, published 11 times per year and mailed to all members, is available exclusively to Institute members in hard copy, online format and now as an App on the Apple iPad. It features articles with a strong, practical approach to the latest tax issue and professional development.
To find out more about downloading the journal to your iPad visit our dedicated web page: taxinstitute.com.au/ipad.
Online access to all articles in the current volume of the Journal
Download all past archived President’s Reports and CEO’s Reports
A leading weekly tax e-newsletter covering the latest tax news delivered via email to every member.
Online access to an archive of TaxVine newsletters back to 2001 available to all members.
Tax news daily online tax news service updated on the home page of the website on a daily basis. You can subscribe to this service through the RSS feed on the home page.
Access one of the most extensive tax research libraries in Australia.
Based in our Sydney office, our library has a unique collection of Australian and international tax material (hardcopy and online) and is an invaluable resource for members who can access material within the library.
Members who cannot visit the library are welcome to send their requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org. Members are able to copy the information they need and receive assistance from our librarians by appointment. No loan service is available for security reasons.
Email Taxline for library assistance.
Members have access to our fully searchable online library catalogue. By searching our catalogue you can view the availability of the Australian and international books and journals in our extensive collection.
Access the online catalogue
TaxLine is a dedicated member research service, supported by our research librarian team. This complimentary service to members provides information on specific tax-related enquiries. Please note this is a research service only, we do not supply advice or opinion.
Access Taxline Service online or send your query via email email@example.com.
Expand your tax research by using our online non - Tax Institute journal search to read abstracts of articles from a wide range of tax journals from around the world. Members can search via the 'advanced search' page by ticking the 'non tax institute journals'. You can also purchase the full articles via our friendly library staff by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Selected podcasts including Women in Tax seminars, available for free to members.
Download the presentations from CPD events prepared and presented by some of the country’s leading tax professionals.
Our Professional Development programs connect members with the best tax content, insights and networks to support your development of tax knowledge.
The programs comprise an extensive range of breakfast, lunch or twilight sessions, half-day or full day sessions, seminars and conferences for all levels and areas of tax.
These programs are discounted for members and are an inspiring way to build your CPD points.
View here the full list of upcoming events.
Each month a paper is selected for members to download and read from the array of technical papers available. The paper will be advertised on home page and in TaxVine.
A comprehensive desk top tax rates table delivered to each member for easy access with the latest rates, dates and other important tax information for you and your staff. A printed copy is sent with the monthly journal to each member when new rates are available each year.
Request additional copies here.
A number of benefits negotiated on behalf of members providing special offers on quality products and services from premium suppliers to save you time and money - both at work and in your personal lives.
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Special member prices for pay-per-download access to all content in our Tax Knowledge eXchange including:
- Seminar and convention papers
- Taxation in Australia journal archives
- The Tax Specialist journal archives
- Australian Tax Forum journal archives
Access our online archive of submissions to government on tax policy issues that affect the industry.
The opportunity to contribute to future tax policy by providing your invaluable insights, technical assistance, practical guidance and/or industry examples, which help us continually improve Australia’s tax system.
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Membership includes you in a community known to attract the best and brightest in the tax profession. Chartered Tax Adviser, Fellow and Associate members may use their postnominals to identify their membership status to colleagues and clients.
The Chartered Tax Adviser designation is an internationally recognised and respected mark of technical excellence and professional integrity. Attaining this designation means joining a network of thousands of Chartered Tax Advisers worldwide providing recognised for their tax expertise on the international stage.
Promote your services and specialties through our online ‘Find a Tax Specialist’ listing so potential clients can find you.
Simply select the “Show as Tax Specialist” option in your profile to add yourself to the listing.
Raise your profile by giving back to the profession your tax knowledge through volunteering in a number of areas by contributing to: as presenters at events, writing articles for the journals, representation in our committees and councils.
Learn more about areas you can volunteer.
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Through your membership you are recognised as a specialist tax professional with knowledge and skill to provide the best tax service and advice.
Guidance on where to find Tax Agent registration requirements including education, experience and admissions.
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Increase your eligibility for registration as a tax agent through your membership of a respected RTAA.
Chartered Tax Adviser, Fellow and Associate members can have their say by voting on major decisions and significant directions of their association.
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The Careers Guide booklet provides a comprehensive list of different career options for tax professionals, the key players, areas of employment and job roles and career.
Request your complimentary Careers Guide booklet by email.
Information sessions on careers and courses for firms, their staff and tax professionals.
Free training needs analysis for firms particularly on tax agent registration requirements and graduate learning and development opportunities and referral to a range of products.
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Various free information sessions on significant developments, as they arise, effecting the tax profession such as Tax Agent Services Regime Roadshow. Information on these will be advertised when they are available.
Network with influential figures in the tax profession through events, committees and by your membership.