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  • Cancel ABN (cease business)

    If you cease business you need to cancel your ABN. Before doing this, make sure you've met all your lodgement, reporting and payment obligations such as activity statements and PAYG withholding reports.

    Cancel your ABN:

    By phone (if you are recorded by us as an authorised contact for the business)

    • call 13 92 26 between 8.00am and 6.00pm, Monday to Friday
    • By lodging a form (you'll need its number)
    • Order the form
      • "Application to cancel registration" (NAT 2955)

    Through your registered tax agent or BAS agent.

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  • Last modified: 11 May 2015QC 31801