Evaluate returns-based taxes

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Assessment Template
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Evidence Guide
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Competency Mapping Template
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Observation Checklist
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Self Assessment Survey
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Moodle Outcomes
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Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver PSPREV006, 'Evaluate returns-based taxes'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENTS

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

Elements describe the essential outcomes

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions section.

1. Confirm key features of returns-based taxes

1.1 Access and use current and comprehensive information to maintain knowledge and expertise in returns-based taxation matters and to ensure consistency of application.

1.2 Clarify purpose and scope of returns-based taxes.

1.3 Confirm registration, cancellation and maintenance of customer data.

2. Process enquiries relating to returns-based taxes

2.1 Explain taxable items, liability, exemptions and rebates or relief, tailoring communication to suit diverse customer needs.

2.2 Identify and communicate taxable thresholds and current rates of taxation to customers.

2.3 Explain requirements for lodgement of returns and payment of taxes.

2.4 Defer complex enquiries if necessary until information can be clarified, confirmed or referred to senior and specialist staff.

2.5 Provide clear information to customers to enable them to understand their tax obligations.

3. Assess returns

3.1 Confirm returns and payment as correct, and deal with returns.

3.2 Identify problems with payments, check returns for clerical or other errors and confirm or remit associated penalties.

3.3 Obtain and complete formal records for returns requiring further investigation, and refer for further action.

3.4 Process refunds where over-payments are received.

4. Deal with complaints

4.1 Deal with complaints by taxpayers and record and notify of decisions.

4.2 Explain to taxpayers their rights to have the decision reviewed if they are dissatisfied with the decision.

4.3 Deal with complaints relating to deficiencies in operational systems.