Mail or in person
You can download this publication in Portable Document Format (PDF) – Notification of a deceased personThis link will download a file (NAT 74279, 241KB).
Lodge your completed form with us by:
- visiting your nearest ATO shopfront – phone 13 28 61 between 8.00am and 6.00pm, Monday to Friday, to make an appointment, and take your original documents with you to the appointment. A tax officer will check your documents and hand them back to you.
- mailing it to the address on the form, with certified copies of your documents.
Documents that you mail to us will not be returned to you. We will accept only certified copies of your original documents – documents that have been amended or altered in any way will not be accepted.
It can take up to 28 days to update the deceased person's records after we receive the form.
Use this form to officially notify us of a person's death. If you are the executor or administrator, you can also use this form to add new contact details on the deceased person's record. Last modified: 29 Jun 2015QC 32562
Find out more
For further information, refer to Deceased estates.
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