Institute of Certified Bookkeepers

Cairns Conference 2019

Key Details

Event Closed

13 Mar 2019
09:30 AM
$460.00 ($506.00)
Pullman Cairns International, 17 Abbott Street, Cairns, Queensland, 4870



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Key Topics for Discussion

  • The World Before You – The ICB View
  • Single Touch Payroll in 2019 – the small, micro and disconnected employers
  • Introducing the new ICB Marketplace
  • Managing expectations – when to say yes and when to say that's enough

Technical Bookkeeping

A bookkeepers guide to the specifics of dealing with:

  • GST and Property: a review and update on GST on property related transactions, GST on Property Settlements and the Renewable Energy Scheme framework
  • Casual employees and recent changes – Practical interactive session with our HR Partner on what is a casual employee, casuals working systematic and regular hours, casual conversion letters, casuals working overtime and casual loading offsets.
  • What hat are you wearing when? Dealing with confidentiality and the new Whistleblower Legislation

Government Online

  • ATO Debt Management
    • Understanding the ATO Debt Management Framework
    • Engaging with the Debt team
    • Setting up and managing debt payment plans
  • ATO Online Services
    • New agent portals – how to get the best out of the new system
    • Introducing the myGov employee commencement tool

ICB Members Interaction

    • Introduction to the new look ICB Board
    • Highlights from 2018
    • Awarding Fellow Membership
    • Recognition of 5 and 10 year members
    • Providing an opportunity for your reflection and input into the ICB year that was and the years to follow


Members Full Price: $310.00 + GST (commences January 21st 2019)

Students/ Educators: 
$310.00 + GST (commences January 21st 2019)

Non ICB Members: 
$460.00 + GST ( commences January 21st 2019)

Conference Details

Start Time: Registration from 8:30am for a 9:30am start. Concludes 4:00pm

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Getting There

Car Parking: Valet Parking is available at Pullmans Cairns International by way of the port cochere/Hotel driveway, conveniently available at a flat rate of $20.00 per vehicle/per day to guests staying in-house or for a function unless otherwise agreed.

Dietary Requirements - Important Note

AAt the time of booking your place for the conference, we ask that you also note any special dietary requirements you might have. Please note that the venues have advised that they can only cater for Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Lactose Free, Vegetarian and Pescatarian as per the venues instructions. We cannot guarantee that any other special dietary requirements can be met. We require all special requests to be made within 10 days prior to event.

Registration Cancellation Policy

ICB Members

      • Cancellations received within 30 to 14 days from the day of the event - Refund of $125 and manual will be posted.
      • Cancellations received within 14 days of the event - No refund. Access to all conference resources online post Conference. If hard copy of the Manual required, can purchase online and it will be posted.
      • Notification of cancellation must be confirmed via email and received prior to the event.

Non ICB Members

      • Cancellations received more than 14 days from the day of the event - Refund of $125 applies
      • Cancellations received within 14 days of the event - No refund.
      • Notification of cancellation must be confirmed via email and received prior to the event.

Important Note

The conference counts 5.5 hours towards your CPE requirements, which will automatically be recorded on your ICB Log, but only if you register and sign the Attendance Sheet.