On 21 December 2012, the Chair of the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB), Dale Boucher, issued a message to tax and BAS practitioners. The main points in the message include:
- the Assistant Treasurer's announcement on14 December 2012 about the new TPB Board
- an overview of the 2012 TPB compliance activities
- information affecting tax and BAS agents who are due to renew in 2013
- an update on registration processing times, and
- reflections from the Chair on his term of 3 years and 3 months.
The new Chair, Ian Taylor, will commence office on 22 January 2013.