17 Apr 09 ATO’s Tax Practitioner Forum (ATPF) agenda prioritisation meetingMichael Dirkis FTIA participated in a teleconference of the ATPF on Thursday 16 April 2009 convened by the ATO to finalise the agenda for the ATPF's meeting on Friday 14 May 2009. The issues on the agenda raised by the external members include:
- the impact on employers and taxpayers of the changes to the income tests across various Acts to include reportable superannuation contributions, reportable employer superannuation contributions (RESC), and total net investment losses;
- the use of call centre staff in complex tax law projects; and
- changes to FTB.