Taxation Accountant - ANZSCO 221113


Analyses, reports and provides advice on taxation issues to organisations or individuals, prepares taxation returns and reports, and handles disputes with taxation authorities. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level


Alternative Titles

Taxation Agent
Taxation Consultant

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

2211-11 Accountant

Occupation Lists

This occupation is on the following skills lists:
2. Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List
3. RSMS Occupations List
This occupation is not on the following skills lists:
3. Skilled Occupations List

Group: 2211 Accountants


plan and provide accounting systems and services relating to taxation and the financial dealings of organisations and individuals, and advise on associated record-keeping and compliance requirements.


1. assisting in formulating budgetary and accounting policies
2. preparing financial statements for presentation to boards of directors, management, shareholders, and governing and statutory bodies
3. conducting financial investigations, preparing reports, undertaking audits and advising on matters such as the purchase and sale of businesses, mergers, capital financing, suspected fraud, insolvency and taxation
4. examining operating costs and organisations' income and expenditure
5. providing assurance about the accuracy of information contained in financial reports and their compliance with statutory requirements
6. providing financial and taxation advice on business structures, plans and operations
7. preparing taxation returns for individuals and organisations
8. liaising with financial institutions and brokers to establish funds management arrangements
9. introducing and maintaining accounting systems, and advising on the selection and application of computer-based accounting systems
10.maintaining internal control systems
11.may appraise cash flow and financial risk of capital investment projects

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required.

Occupations in this Group

1. 221111 Accountant (General)
2. 221112 Management Accountant
3. 221113 Taxation Accountant