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Lodging your tax return
MyTax is our new streamlined tax return designed specifically for people with straightforward tax affairs. It's available on tablets, smart phones and computers.
MyTax pre-fills your return with information from your previous tax return and with information provided by your employer, bank, government agencies and others. This information is usually with us by early August, so if you wait until then all you'll have to do is review the information, add any missing details and then select 'submit'.
You should use myTax if:
If you have other sources of income, deductions or tax offsets then you should use e-tax.
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Need help deciding what’s right for you – myTax or e-tax?
Our decision tool helps you work out which option is best for you. Or you can complete our myTax eligibility checklist
To lodge with myTax, you need to create a myGov account and link to the ATO.
Ready to lodge? If you have already registered for myGov and linked to the ATO, you can go straight to myGov and use myTax to lodge nowExternal Link
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