ABN Australian Business Number
ABR Australian Business Register
ACSC Australian Cyber Security Centre
AFR Australian Financial Review
AFS Australian Financial Services
AFTS Australia's Future Tax System
AGISM Australian Government Information Security Manual
AI Artificial intelligence
ALRC Australian Law Reform Commission
Amendment Act Tax Laws Amendment (2013 Measures No.3) Act 2013
ANAO Australian National Audit Office
ANU Australian National University
APC Australian Productivity Commission
API Application Programming Interface
APRA Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
APSC Australian Public Service Commission
ASIC Australia Securities and Investments Commission
ASR Accounting Software Register
ASX Australian Securities Exchange
ATO Australian Taxation Office
AUSTRAC Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre
BAS Business Activity Statement
CAA Cloud Authentication and Authorisation
CAANZ Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
CDDA scheme Scheme for Compensation for Detriment caused by Defective Administration
CDO Chief Digital Officer
CEDA Committee for Economic Development of Australia
CGT Capital Gains Tax
CIO Chief Information Officer
Commissioner Commissioner of Taxation
CPA Australia Certified Practising Accountants Australia
CPA of Canada Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada
CPD Continuing professional development
CRA Canada Revenue Agency
CSIRO Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
CSS Cyber Security Strategy
DPO Digital Partnership Office
DSP digital service provider
DTA Digital Transformation Agency
ELS Electronic Lodgment Service
EP Explanatory Paper
ERP enterprise resource planning
ETCB Estonian Tax and Customs Board
ETF Exchange Traded Funds
EY Ernst & Young
FASEA Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority
FSC Financial Services Council
FTE Full time equivalent
FTS Federal Tax Service
GST Goods and Services Tax
HMRC Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs
HPE Hewlett Packard Enterprises
HR Human resources
ICS Information and Cyber Security
IGT Inspector-General of Taxation
IPA Institute of Public Accountants
IRAS Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore
IRD Inland Revenue Department
IRS Internal Revenue Service
ITI Innovation and Tactical Improvements
JCPAA Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit
LAPD Law and Policy Development
MTD Making Tax Digital
NNP New Payments Platform
NTA National Taxpayer Advocate
NTCA Netherlands' Tax and Customs Administration
OAIC Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
OECD Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
ONI Office of National Intelligence
PAL Policy, Analysis and Legislation
PAYG pay as you go
PCRT Professional Conduct in Relation to Taxation
PDC Policy Design Committee
PDF Policy and Design Forum
PLS Practitioner Lodgment Service
PM&C Prime Minister and Cabinet
POS point-of-sale
RAM Relationship and Authorisation Manager
RCB Recognised Controlling Body
Regulation Tax Agent Services Amendment (Tax (Financial) Advisers) Regulation 2014
RPA Robotic processing automation
RTPP Registration of Tax Preparers Program
SAN Storage Area Networks
SARS South African Revenue Service
SBR Standard Business Reporting
SFPRC Senate Finance and Public References Committee
SIATP Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals
SIPO Software Industry Partnership Office
SME small to medium enterprise
SMSF self-managed super fund
SRA Samenwerkende Registeraccountantants en Accountants-administratieconsulenten
STA Swedish Tax Agency
STEM science, technology, engineering and mathematics
STP Single Touch Payroll
SYB Serving You Better
TAF Treasury and ATO Forum
TASA Tax Agent Services Act 2009
TASR Tax Agent Services Regulations 2009
TFA Tax (financial) adviser
TFN Tax File Number
The Code Code of Professional Conduct
The Council Digital Business Council
The Standard Digital Service Standard
TPB Tax Practitioners Board
TPFSWG Tax Profession Future State Working Group
UK United Kingdom
USA United States of America
VAT Value-Added Tax
VS Vero Skatt
WEF World Economic Forum
WRE Work-related expense