|23 May 2013||Online scams on the rise|
Media release on the rise of the number of online scams being reported.
|10 May 2013||No safe havens|
Media release announcing that the Tax Commissioners from Australia, the United States and United Kingdom have substantial new data which reveals extensive use of complex offshore structures to conceal assets by wealthy individuals and companies.
|10 May 2013||Registrar officers doorknocking Brisbane businesses|
Media release on Australian Business Register (ABR) field officers visiting Brisbane businesses.
|27 Feb 2013||SA labour-hire companies now in ATO sights|
Search warrants have been executed on premises associated with 80 South Australian based labour-hire companies operating in the agricultural industry suspected of phoenix company behaviour.
|08 Feb 2013||Correction to Fairfax story|
It has been reported today that taxpayer information is at risk after criminals stole the identity of four tax agents. The report suggested that all Australian taxpayers' information was under threat. This is incorrect.
|07 Feb 2013||Tax help for flood affected areas|
Tax help and support is in place to help people affected by the recent Queensland and New South Wales floods.
|25 Jan 2013||Beware of malware embedded in tax scams|
The ATO is reminding people to be aware of scam emails currently circulating that claim to be from the ATO.
|23 Jan 2013||Tax help for people affected by bushfires|
Refunds will be fast tracked for people directly affected by bushfires and they will have additional time to lodge activity statements.
|10 Jan 2013||No receipts needed for donations up to $10 and ATO support for affected people|
People can claim donations up to $10 made to disaster relief funds for the recent bushfires in their 2013 tax return without a receipt.