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Difficulty paying tax debt

Help with paying
If you can’t pay your tax debt on time we’ll work with you to solve the problem, usually through a payment plan. But you need to act straight away – if you ignore the debt we'll have to take recovery action.
If you don't pay
We're committed to helping taxpayers who want to do the right thing. However, we will take firmer action against taxpayers who are unwilling to work with us to address their tax debt or repeatedly default on agreed plans.
More time to lodge, pay and respond
In the days and weeks following a disaster, we understand that your tax responsibilities are not the most important things on your mind. We can give you extra time to meet your obligations.