Supporting other programs

Tax Practitioners Board (Program 1.2)

The TPB is an independent statutory body and has the general administration of the Tax Agent Services Act 2009 and is responsible for the regulation of tax practitioners.

Purpose

The TPB’s purpose is to regulate tax practitioners in a fair, consistent and practical way under the Act to protect consumers, thereby strengthening the integrity of the tax practitioner profession.

Performance results

The annual performance statement is included in the Tax Practitioners Board Annual report 2015–16.

Australian Valuation Office (Program 1.4)

The AVO ceased trading on 30 June 2014.

Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (Program 1.5)

The ACNC is the independent regulator of charities at the Commonwealth level established by the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Act 2012.

Purpose

The purpose of the ACNC is to:

  • maintain, protect and enhance public trust and confidence in the Australian not-for-profit sector
  • support and sustain a robust, vibrant, independent and innovative Australian not-for-profit sector
  • promote the reduction of unnecessary regulatory obligations on the Australian not-for-profit sector.

Performance results

The annual performance statement is included as part of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Annual report 2015–16.