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Critical Point Network (CPN) is a free professional membership and referral network for people working in accounting and legal services.
Navigating the accounting and legal profession

The accounting and legal professions are constantly evolving. It can be challenging to stay on top of policy, technical updates and industry trends. CPN aims to help you deliver a high quality service to your clients, whatever their requirements. 

Training sessions, technical briefings and networking opportunities help you to keep your skills up to date while fostering professional relationships. If you require advice on areas outside your immediate area of expertise, a Pitcher Partners expert is available for one-to-one support.

Membership features

  • Free to join
  • Professional events, including technical briefings, conferences and regional roadshows
  • Networking opportunities, including forums and social events
  • News and technical updates, newsletters and bulletins
  • Specialist query service to access the resources of a Pitcher Partners professional 

Our guarantee

Pitcher Partners is committed to helping you improve your service and relationships with clients. We promise to never ‘poach’ your clients. To find out more about our guarantee, view our terms and conditions.

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Become a member

CPN is a national network made up of over 5,000 accounting and legal professionals. Enjoy all of the membership features, including access to Pitcher Partners experts by becoming a member.

Access specialist accounting and legal professionals

When faced with a complex or challenging task for a client, you may require additional technical knowledge or the advice of an impartial professional.

A Pitcher Partners expert is available to provide you with the expertise and resources you require.

CPN offers a free, 10-minute query service with one of our experts. For more complex queries, we will provide you with an estimate for the cost of a longer consultation.

Trading board

The Critical Point Network trading board lists business buy and sell opportunities from within our network. With over 3,000 members in Australia and New Zealand, opportunities receive substantial exposure, with members well placed to respond on behalf of their own clients.

The trading board is free, and we do not accept any commissions or fees for an introduction. Client’s names will be kept confidential and all enquiries will be directed to the listing CPN member.

Webinars and recordings
Webinar recordings

CPN | Tax Deductible Strategies
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CPN | SMSF actions required pre 30 June 2023
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CPN | Economic Madness Meets Tax Legislation
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CPN | Death and incapacity
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CPN | Commercial Joint Venture Structuring
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CPN | Balancing the Nation’s Books
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CPN | Practice management: Recovery
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CPN | Financial modelling in a dynamic environment
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CPN | Loss carry back provisions and instant asset write off
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CPN | Legal Masterclass with Garry Bigmore QC and Simon Rubenstein | Shareholder Oppression: Strategies, Defences & War Stories
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Pitcher Partners | Federal Budget 2020-21
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CPN | JobKeeper 2.0: Understanding the latest
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CPN | JobKeeper 2.0: Calculating GST turnover and 10% decline in turnover certificates
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CPN | Landlord and Tenant Regulations
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CPN Corporate Finance – COVID-19 | Creating and preserving value in the long term
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CPN | Tax Planning around COVID-19 for 30 June 2020
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CPN | Practice Management
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Pitcher Partners | Understanding JobKeeper Part 4: Employment (service) entities
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Pitcher Partners | JobKeeper Part 3: Alternative decline in turnover tests
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Pitcher Partners | Understanding GST turnover for JobKeeper
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CPN | Understanding the JobKeeper payment program
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CPN | COVID-19: Our experts summary on all you and your clients’ need to know
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