For this task you must write a report on carrying out business activity and instalment activity statement tasks. You will need to discuss each of the following questions in your report:
1. What are the research methods used to update knowledge of professional and legislative requirements relating to activity statements and what are the sources of information that you could use during your research?
2. Discuss the key requirements of related to the preparation of activity statements for each of the following:
a. Tax Agent Services Act (TASA), including Code of Professional Conduct and civil penalty provisions
b. Fringe Benefits Tax Assessment Act
c. Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act
d. Superannuation Guarantee Charge Act
e. A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act
f. Income Tax Assessment Act
g. Taxation Administration Act
h. other taxation laws, including wine equalisation tax, luxury car tax and fuel tax
i. Privacy Act
3. In your own words, discuss the ATO requirements for the preparation and submission of BAS and IAS related to at least different business types
4. In your own words discuss GST, ensure that you include:
d. Reference to relevant materials
5. Discuss what the TPB requirements are for registration as a BAS agent.