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Lodging your tax return
E-tax is a free, convenient and secure way to lodge your own tax return online.
Did you know there is a new way to lodge online?
If your tax affairs are simple this year, you may be eligible to use our new, shorter online tax return – myTax
However, if your tax affairs are more complex – for example, you had income or losses from a business or rental property or made capital gains or losses, 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.
Before you lodge using e-tax, you need to create a myGov account and link to the ATO.
Download and install e-tax 2014 to your PC or Mac.
Authenticating with e-tax
Duration 1m48s. A transcript of Authenticating in e-tax is also available.
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