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  • Individuals self service

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    ATO online services

    Log in or create a myGov account

    If you have a myGov account linked to the ATO, you can use ATO online services to:

    • look after your tax return – using myTax
    • print your lodged activity statements
    • view your study and training support loan account balance and transactions
    • view and update your contact details, name and date of birth
    • make a payment or create a payment plan for debts under $100,000
    • lodge, view and revise activity statements
    • manage your PAYG instalments
    • view your tax and activity statement account balance and transactions
    • receive most of your personal ATO letters by going to My profile, then Communication, then Communication history.

    Be prepared

    Make sure you have:

    • your myGov sign in user name or email
    • your password
    • either
      • your mobile device for your access code (by SMS or the myGov Access app)
      • answers for your secret questions
       

    More detail about how to use:

    myTax

    If you have a myGov account linked to the ATO, you can access one of our most popular ATO online services – myTax. Use myTax to:

    • lodge your tax return
    • tell us you don't need to lodge a tax return
    • check the progress of your tax return
    • lodge your franking credits refund claim
    • view, print or amend your tax return from 2015 onwards
    • view your notice of assessment.
    Start your return with myTax

    Be prepared

    Make sure you have:

    • your myGov sign in user name or email
    • your password
    • either
      • your mobile device for your access code (by SMS or the myGov Access app)
      • answers for your secret questions
       

    More detail about how to use myTax:

    Self-help phone

    Phone us on 13 28 65 to:

    • check your lodgment progress
    • search for your lost super
    • apply for a franking credits refund
    • make a payment arrangement for debts under $100,000

    This is an automated service, where you select options using a phone key pad.

    Be prepared

    Before you phone, make sure you have:

    • your TFN, if you want to use this service
    • relevant details, such as your lodgment date and method if you want to check your lodgment progress.

    ATO app

    Download the app

    Get the app on GooglePlay

    Download the ATO app on AppStore

    You can download the ATO app from Google Play or the Apple App Store. Use the ATO app to:

    • record information such as deductions
    • work out an affordable payment plan
    • keep track of important dates.

    How to use:

    Order publications

    Phone 1300 720 092 to order publications and forms. Make sure you have the publication title or product number (NAT or JS number).

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    Last modified: 31 May 2019QC 59158