FNSSS00005, FNSSS00008

Tax Agent Certification

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National Business Institute of Australia
  • Awarded by

    National Business Institute of Australia (NBIA) (RTO: 21476)

  • Qualification

    Short Course

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 12 months

  • Start Date

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  • Location


  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Tax Specialist | Taxation Advisor | Taxation Compliance Officer | Tax Agent | View all

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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  • In a Nutshell

    If you are looking to upgrade your accounting skills and become a registered tax agent, then this FNSSS00005 and FNSSS00008 Tax Agent Certification qualification from National Business Institute of Australia (NBIA) could be an ideal option for you.

    The Tax Agent Certification is approved by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). The course meets the requirements of both Commercial Law (FNSSS00005) and Australian Tax Law (FNSSS00008). Including the requirements of Tax Agent Services Act 2009 (TASA).

    Accessible to people with a Diploma of Accounting or higher qualification, subjects covered include applying legal principles in Consumer and Contract Law, Corporations and Trust Law, and property law, as well as preparing tax documentation for individuals and preparing and administering tax documentation for legal entities.

    In this course you will have access to:
    • Qualified and Industry expert trainers and assessors.
    • Unlimited Access to the online Student Learning portal.
    • Online learning content and resources including website links, case studies, Industry software programs including Xero and Myob, assessments and more.
    • Student Discussion group
    • TPB approved course outlines and assessments
    • FREE Membership to the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA)
    Pathways information:
    The units provide credit towards:
    • FNS40222 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.
    • FNS50222 Diploma of Accounting
    NBIA is a partner of ASV Wadeson Group, rated #31 in the Financial Review Top 100 Accounting Firms, 2023.

    On successful completion of the course, including assessment, you will possess all the qualifications needed to become a tax agent registered with the Tax Practitioners Board.

    This course is delivered 100% online.

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    To enrol in this course, you need a Diploma of Accounting or higher qualification.

  • Subject Breakdown

    FNSSS00005 - Commercial Law for Tax Agents Skill Set covers:
    Applying legal principles in consumer and contract law, corporations and trust law, and property law.
    The Units to be completed are:
    • FNSTPB503 Apply legal principles in contract and consumer law
    • FNSTPB504 Apply legal principles in corporations and trust law
    • FNSTPB505 Apply legal principles in property law
    FNSSS00008  - Tax Law for Tax Agents Skill Set (Tax documentation) covers: Preparing tax documentation for individuals and preparing and administering tax documentation for legal entities.
    The Units to be completed are:
    • FNSACC522 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
    • FNSACC601 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities
  • Why National Business Institute of Australia?

    The National Business Institute of Australia (NBIA) is a business school and a registered training organisation (RTO: 21476) based in Melbourne with contemporary and industry-relevant Business and Accounting courses, which are fully online and lead to exciting careers.

    Operated by a team of experienced professionals distinguished in their respective fields, the institute leverages expertise of its teaching staff in areas such as Business, Law and Accounting to deliver theoretical discourse enriched with tangible, real-world insights.

    Since their inception in 2004, NBIA has had a great track record of producing graduates who meet and exceed employer expectations and go on to enjoy exciting careers in their chosen business sectors.

    At the National Business Institute of Australia (NBIA), students benefit from a robust suite of support services tailored to their diverse needs and aspirations. NBIA's comprehensive student support services encompass academic guidance, career counselling, and access to state-of-the-art learning resources. A dedicated team of support professionals is available to assist students with academic inquiries, personal challenges, and career planning, ensuring that each student receives the necessary assistance to thrive.

  • Where will this course take you?

    On successful completion of this course, you will gain a nationally recognised FNSSS00005 and FNSSS00008 Tax Agent Certification qualification from National Business Institute of Australia (NBIA). This qualification provides all the educational prerequisites for becoming a registered tax agent in Australia.

  • Career Outcomes

    Wondering where a career in Accounting could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Accountant, Bookkeeper, Accounts Clerk, Payroll Clerk, Assistant Accountant

  • Let's talk price

    Total cost for this course is $2,195.

    You can pay the fees up-front, or take advantage of NBIA's easy 12 month interest-free payment plan.

    Please enquire for details.

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