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  • Tell us about your foreign income

    If you received foreign income and didn’t report it in your tax return, now is the time to review your return and make a correction.  

    By matching foreign bank account data against Australian income tax returns, we have identified some private groups that may not have told us about foreign income they earned.

    We'll start writing to representatives for these private groups soon.

    When we find foreign income that you haven't told us about, we will work with you to recover any unpaid tax.

    If you or your representative gets a letter from us, it will tell you what you need to do.

    Next steps:

    If you find that you need to make an adjustment or you have made a mistake you can:

    If you make a voluntary disclosure you can generally expect a reduction in the administrative penalties that would normally apply.

    See also:

    Last modified: 15 Sep 2021QC 66792