Tax Agent Services Act 2009


Division 20 - Registration  

Subdivision 20-B - Applying for registration  

SECTION 20-30   Board to notify you of grant of registration   Notification of decision

The Board must, within 30 days of its decision to grant or reject your application for registration, notify you in writing of:

(a) the decision; and

(b) if the Board rejects your application - the reasons for the decision; and

(c) if the Board grants your application - the following:

(i) the period of your registration;

(ii) any conditions to which your registration is subject.

However, failure to comply does not affect the validity of the Board ' s decision.


The Board must also notify:

(a) in the case of an entity ' s registration as a *registered tax agent, BAS agent or tax (financial) adviser - the Commissioner of the Board ' s decision; and

(b) in the case of an entity ' s registration as a *registered tax (financial) adviser - *ASIC of the Board ' s decision.

Professional indemnity insurance

If the Board grants your application, the Board may, by written notice, require you to maintain professional indemnity insurance as specified in the notice. The notice may be given to you at the same time as the notice referred to in subsection (1), or subsequently.


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