Lodge online

Lodging online with myTax is the quick, easy, safe and secure way for you to prepare and lodge your own tax return.

Benefits of lodging with myTax:

  • most information from your employer, bank and government agencies will be pre-filled by late August, so you’ll have a quicker and easier experience at this time
  • we use a range of systems and controls to ensure that your information is protected – it's as safe as online banking
  • it's available 24/7 so you can lodge at your convenience
  • you get your refund faster – generally within 2 weeks
  • available for all individuals who want to lodge their own tax return, including sole traders.
Start your tax return with myTax

Note: myTax is accessed through myGov. By clicking this link you will be taken away from ato.gov.au. Once logged in, follow these menu options: Tax> Income tax> Lodge return> Lodge

MyTax is the quick, easy, safe and secure way to lodge online. It's web-based, so you don't need to download anything and you can lodge your tax return on any device – computer, smartphone or tablet. To see it in action, watch our video.

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New features

MyTax was upgraded to do even more and is now available for all individuals including sole traders.

Upgrades and features in 2016:

  • myDeductions data automatically loads into your return (excludes sole traders)
  • new online tools to record depreciation and capital gains
  • ability to lodge or amend prior year returns
  • fully integrated tools and calculators
  • helpful messages to guide you through your lodgment
  • now includes  
    • business and professionals items
    • rental property schedules
    • distributions from partnership and trusts
    • capital gains tax.
     

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More 'how to' videos

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Last modified: 09 Aug 2016QC 40183