So the IPA want accountants to be able to provide financial advice without any of the regulation? They are dreaming!
Accountants should first work on professionalising their industry. The minimum education pathway to become a 'registered tax agent' under the TPB is a DIPLOMA. The minimum education pathway to become a 'qualified accountant' under the Corporations Act is also a DIPLOMA. Accountants have the LOWEST (education) entry of any white collar job.
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