Recorded Training

If you missed an IPA CPE Live Online training event you can view a recording of selected events here in the Recorded Training section.

You will still enjoy many of the benefits of live training by hearing or seeing questions being asked and answered, and view notes and annotations made by presenters. You will also be able to download any accompanying files for the presentation.

Sessions are available on a pay-per-view basis and are charged at the same rate as the live training.


SMSFs - Investments, Compliance and the ATO

Recorded: Mon, 22 October 2018, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM (AEDT)
Expires: 30 April 2019

This Series of four CPE Online sessions with Shirley Schaefer will provide an introduction or refresher on SMSFs, accounting for SMSFs and the basics of SIS compliance and trustee obligations. Participants will improve their understanding of the requirements for SMSF accounting. Read More...

Auditing NFPs and Small Entities - Two Sessions

Recorded: Auditing NFPs and Small Entities - Two Sessions
Expires: 30 April 2019

These sessions with Ashley Course will provide a step by step approach to auditing small entities including Not for Profits, sporting clubs, churches, school P and F associations and accountants' trust accounts. The sessions will demonstrate the key steps and evidence requirements of the Australian auditing and assurance standards and their linkage to the scope of each different audit. Read More...

SMSF Contributions

Recorded: Mon, 15 October 2018, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM (AEDT)
Expires: 30 April 2019

This Series of four CPE Online sessions with Shirley Schaefer will provide an introduction or refresher on SMSFs, accounting for SMSFs and the basics of SIS compliance and trustee obligations. Participants will improve their understanding of the requirements for SMSF accounting. Read More...

SMSFs Back to Basics Online Series

Recorded: SMSFs Back to Basics Online Series
Expires: 30 April 2019

This Series of four CPE Online sessions with Shirley Schaefer will provide an introduction or refresher on SMSFs, accounting for SMSFs and the basics of SIS compliance and trustee obligations. Participants will improve their understanding of the requirements for SMSF accounting. Read More...

SMSF Establishment and Accounting

Recorded: Mon, 8 October 2018, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM (AEDT)
Expires: 30 April 2019

This Series of four CPE Online sessions with Shirley Schaefer will provide an introduction or refresher on SMSFs, accounting for SMSFs and the basics of SIS compliance and trustee obligations. Participants will improve their understanding of the requirements for SMSF accounting. Read More...

October Tax Update

Recorded: Thu, 4 October 2018, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (AEST)
Expires: 30 November 2018

New ATO rulings and determinations and court decisions add to tax complexity. A Public Accountant must be aware of changes and understand what they mean in practical terms to manage their client's affairs and assist in the business decision making process. Read More...

Listing your property on AirBnB - What about the Tax?

Recorded: Wed, 3 October 2018, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 31 March 2019

So you want to list your property on AirBnB - have you thought about the tax issues? With the growing popularity of AirBnB listings, it may be prudent to consider the tax issues that might apply to these kinds of arrangements. Read More...

Excel Macros: Automated Productivity

Recorded: Tue, 18 September 2018, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (AEST)
Expires: 31 March 2019

Excel macros can automate and streamline tasks, eliminate repetition and potentially save you many hours year after year. A macro is a series of commands and functions stored in Visual Basic and run via your keyboard to perform the task(s) associated with those commands. Read More...

Trust Vesting: Key Issues

Recorded: Thu, 6 September 2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 28 February 2019

This presentation by Matthew Burgess will use detailed case study examples to explore all aspects of trust vesting. Read More...

Small Business Restructure Roll-over relief: How Useful?

Recorded: Thu, 23 August 2018, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 23 August 2019

This presentation will provide participants with the opportunity to explore the taxation issues encountered in restructuring a small business in the context of using the roll-over relief in Subdivision 328-G ITAA97 and evaluate the utility of the roll-over relief. Read More...

Tax Aspects of Divorce and Separation

Recorded: Thu, 16 August 2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 16 August 2019

Divorce is often an emotionally traumatic time for most people, but many of the tax implications associated with it are overlooked. Peter Adams provides a comprehensive coverage of the core income tax, GST and FBT implications that arise in marriage break-down situations. Read More...

The end is never simple: Estate Planning

Recorded: Thu, 9 August 2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 31 January 2019

With the ever increasing complexity of our financial lives, when looking at death and incapacity, care and considered planning is needed. Estate planning from a financial planning perspective has many moving parts. Read More...

Advanced BAS Skills

Recorded: Wed, 25 July 2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Expires: 15 January 2019

This session provides a comprehensive overview of the BAS and explains how to account for GST. It examines recent GST changes and how these are to be recorded in the BAS. The session is primarily directed at BAS Agents, but is useful for members working with the GST. Read More...

Director's Assets - What's at Risk?

Recorded: Thu, 19 July 2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 31 January 2019

This session aims to provide Accountants with an insight into the current risks to their client's assets in the event of a corporate or personal bankruptcy. Read More...

Excel PivotTables Essentials - Data Analytics and Presentations

Recorded: Tue, 3 July 2018, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (AEST)
Expires: 31 January 2019

PivotTables are arguably the most powerful data analysis feature in Excel, combining the ability to sort, filter, subtotal, calculate and chart data in minutes. Roman Kondratiuk helps you to understand this power-packed capability of Excel which will have you "working smarter... not harder". Read More...

Aggressive Tax Planning - practical tips for accountants

Recorded: Wed, 27 June 2018, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 27 June 2019

ATO Assistant Commissioner Patricia Sampathy will provide an overview of the tax avoidance schemes that are currently of the most of concern to the ATO. You have an important role as a trusted advisor to your clients, and this webinar will enable you to be aware of the schemes currently being promoted so you can warn your clients. The webinar will give tips on what to look out for and how to avoid being caught up in them. Read More...

Protecting Senior's Wealth

Recorded: Tue, 26 June 2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 30 November 2018

Anne McGowan of Protecting Senior's Wealth provides insights and essential knowledge about the complex and little understood issue of senior financial abuse. Senior wealth abuse can result in large financial losses and can have far-reaching personal consequences for clients and their families. Read More...

SMSF Audit Update

Recorded: Thu, 21 June 2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 21 January 2019

Shirley Schaefer will cover the new matters that SMSF auditors will need to be aware of when conducting audits for the year ended 30 June 2018. Read More...

Common Myths and Preconceptions about NFPs

Recorded: Tue, 29 May 2018, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (AEST)
Expires: 29 May 2019

Ellie Paterson of NFPAS provides an update on common myths and preconceptions about NFPs. Make sure you aren't caught out by these when your clients come for advice. Read More...

End of Financial Year Tax Planning

Recorded: Wed, 23 May 2018, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 30 November 2018

With the end of the financial year looming, reviewing your tax affairs ahead of time has arguably never been more important. And being on top of all the new developments is vital to getting the best tax outcome for you and your clients. Read More...

Division 7A: Management and Loan Reduction

Recorded: Tue, 22 May 2018, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 30 November 2018

The objective of this presentation is to identify payments, loans, amalgamated loans and forgiven debts that may be treated as deemed dividends under Division 7A ITAA36. Read More...

SMSF Competency Exam preparation - Session 4 - Forming an Opinion and Reporting

Recorded: Tue, 25 June 2013, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 31 December 2018

From 1 July 2013, SMSF auditors must be registered with ASIC. The registration requirement will see many applicants needing to sit a competency exam. These sessions will educate applicants on relevant requirements, and provide a simulated exam environment to assist in preparation for the exam. Read More...

SMSF Competency Exam preparation - Session 2 - Audit Planning and Risk Assessment

Recorded: Fri, 14 June 2013, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 31 December 2018

From 1 July 2013, SMSF auditors must be registered with ASIC. The registration requirement will see many applicants needing to sit a competency exam. These sessions will educate applicants on relevant requirements, and provide a simulated exam environment to assist in preparation for the exam. Read More...

SMSF Competency Exam preparation series

Recorded: Four Part Series
Expires: 31 December 2018

From 1 July 2013, SMSF auditors must be registered with ASIC. The registration requirement will see many applicants needing to sit a competency exam. These sessions will educate applicants on relevant requirements, and provide a simulated exam environment to assist in preparation for the exam. Read More...

SMSF Competency Exam preparation - Session 1 - Client Acceptance and Retention

Recorded: Tue, 28 May 2013, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEST)
Expires: 31 December 2018

From 1 July 2013, SMSF auditors must be registered with ASIC. The registration requirement will see many applicants needing to sit a competency exam. These sessions will educate applicants on relevant requirements, and provide a simulated exam environment to assist in preparation for the exam. Read More...