RDAA asks Treasury to justify CPD cap

A submission from the RDAA in response to a recently released discussion paper regarding the proposed $2000 cap accuses the government of using the measure as a “revenue raising exercise”.

It said it would compromise doctors’ ongoing education, and as a result, the quality of patient care.

“RDAA considers that the discussion paper fails to provide any cogent policy justification for introducing a $2000 cap on deductions for education expenses,” it stated.

“The sole rationale for this