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  1. Tax file number (TFN)
    TFN declaration | TFN application for individuals
  2. Tax return for individuals 2016
  3. Individual tax return instructions 2016
  4. Prior years individuals tax return forms - schedules
  5. PAYG payment summaries
    Forms and guidelines | Statements | Individuals (non-business)
  6. PAYG withholding variation application (e-variation)
  7. Searching for lost super
  8. Superannuation standard choice form
  9. Applying for HECS-HELP benefit
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  • Fuel tax credit registration - non-business claimantsUse this form if you do not claim through an activity statement and you want to register for fuel tax credits for either domestic electricity generation or non-profit emergency vehicles or vessels. If you are registered for GST you should not use this form.
  • Annual GST returnExplains how to complete your annual GST return.
  • BAS U - quarterly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with a quarterly GST, fuel tax credit, PAYG tax withheld and PAYG income tax instalment obligations. Typical users include sole traders and companies. NAT 14167.
  • BAS V - quarterly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with a quarterly GST, fuel tax credit, PAYG tax withheld and PAYG income tax instalment obligation and any ONE or combination of a fringe benefit tax instalment, wine equalisation tax or luxury car tax. NAT 14168.
  • BAS W - quarterly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with a quarterly GST and fuel tax credit role only. Typical users include partnerships and charities. NAT 14169
  • BAS X - quarterly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with a quarterly GST, fuel tax credit and PAYG tax withheld obligations. Typical users include partnerships and charities. NAT 14170.
  • BAS Y - monthly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with monthly GST, fuel tax credit and any other obligations. NAT 14171.
  • BAS Z - annual GST returnThis sample document is for taxpayers with annual GST, and fuel tax credit as well as taxpayers with wine equalisation tax or luxury car tax obligations as well. Taxpayers who pay their GST by instalments do not use this form as they use BAS P. NAT 14172
  • GST group - forming changing or cancellingUse this to form notify us that you have formed, changed or cancelled a GST group. You can also add or remove members and change the group's representative.
  • GST religious group - forming changing or cancellingWhat is a GST religious group?
  • RBAS - revised activity statementThis sample document is used by taxpayers to revise earlier activity statements. NAT 3233.
  • Guide to company tax return for NFPs 2010Guide for clubs and other mutual organisations to help complete the company tax return for 1 July 2009 to 30 June 2010. Explains some common errors and their consequences for taxable not-for-profit clubs, societies and associations.
  • Guide to company tax return for NFPs 2011Guide for clubs and other mutual organisations to help complete the company tax return for 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011. Explains some common errors and their consequences for taxable not-for-profit clubs, societies and associations.
  • Guide to company tax return for NFPs 2012Guide for clubs and other mutual organisations to help complete the company tax return for 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2012. Explains some common errors and their consequences for taxable not-for-profit clubs, societies and associations.
  • Guide to company tax return for NFPs 2013Guide for clubs and other mutual organisations to help complete the company tax return for 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013. Explains some common errors and their consequences for taxable not-for-profit clubs, societies and associations.
  • Guide to company tax return for NFPs 2014Guide for clubs and other mutual organisations to help complete the company tax return for 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014. Explains some common errors and their consequences for taxable not-for-profit clubs, societies and associations.
  • Guide to company tax return for NFPs 2015Guide for clubs and other mutual organisations to help complete the company tax return for 1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015. Explains some common errors and their consequences for taxable not-for-profit clubs, societies and associations.
  • Nomination of parliamentary representativeUse this form to nominate a member of parliament as a representative to deal with the ATO on your behalf and receive information about your taxation affairs. (NAT 73767)
  • BAS U - quarterly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with a quarterly GST, fuel tax credit, PAYG tax withheld and PAYG income tax instalment obligations. Typical users include sole traders and companies. NAT 14167.
  • BAS V - quarterly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with a quarterly GST, fuel tax credit, PAYG tax withheld and PAYG income tax instalment obligation and any ONE or combination of a fringe benefit tax instalment, wine equalisation tax or luxury car tax. NAT 14168.
  • BAS W - quarterly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with a quarterly GST and fuel tax credit role only. Typical users include partnerships and charities. NAT 14169
  • BAS X - quarterly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with a quarterly GST, fuel tax credit and PAYG tax withheld obligations. Typical users include partnerships and charities. NAT 14170.
  • BAS Y - monthly BASThis sample document is for taxpayers with monthly GST, fuel tax credit and any other obligations. NAT 14171.
  • Cancel GST or PAYG withholding branchUse this application if you want to cancel a goods and services tax (GST) and/or pay as you go (PAYG) withholding branch (NAT 15299).
  • PAYG payment summary - business & personal services incomeComplete this payment summary to provide details of amounts you have withheld from business and personal services income for the 2009–10 and later years. NAT 72545
  • RBAS - revised activity statementThis sample document is used by taxpayers to revise earlier activity statements. NAT 3233.
  • Register GST or PAYG withholding branchUse this application if you want to create a goods and services tax (GST) branch or a pay as you go (PAYG) withholding branch (NAT 14834).
  • PAYG payment summary - super income streamInstructions and sample form for superannuation providers to make super income stream payments, including super income stream lump sum in arrears payments to a payee. (NAT 70987)
  • Voluntary disclosures - approved formExplains how to make a voluntary disclosure in the approved form. You can inform ATO of shortfall amounts, or of false or misleading statements that do not result in shortfall amounts.