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Support and information - tax (financial) advisers

TPB support and information – tax (financial) advisers

If you are providing tax (financial) advice for a fee or reward you must register with the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB). There are significant penalties for anyone providing tax (financial) advice services for a fee or other reward or advertising tax (financial) advice services while unregistered.

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Update contact details

If you fail to provide current contact details, you will miss important TPB updates and may not meet your registration requirements. Review your contact details on www.tpb.gov.au/myprofile:

  • enter your username (registration number)
  • enter your password (it can be reset)
  • click on ’Sign in’
  • update your contact details.

You must also update your business and service address details held by Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) www.asic.gov.au. It may take up to 10 days for the updated details you have provided to ASIC to appear on the TPB system.

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Registered tax practitioner symbol

If you are registered under the standard option as a tax (financial) adviser, you can download the Registered tax practitioner symbol and use it in advertising to promote confidence among consumers. For full display requirements of the symbol visit  www.tpb.gov.au/symbol 

Contact information

  • Email us at tfa [at] tpb.gov.au
  • Phone us on 1300 362 829 Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm (AEDT)

Last modified: 2 March 2017