Requirement to lodge a GPFS

9 October 2017

Significant global entities with an Australian presence must lodge a general purpose financial statement (GPFS). Find out about when and how you need to lodge.

Lodging trusts, fund and SMSF annual returns

3 October 2017

From 11 November 2017 you can only lodge 2017 self-managed superannuation fund annual returns, trust tax returns and fund income tax returns through the practitioner lodgment service (PLS).

SMSF Transfer balance account report

3 October 2017

The new Transfer balance account report (TBAR) has been developed to capture the new information superannuation providers (including self managed super funds) need to give to us. Learn more about the new form and how to use it.

Your lodgment program performance summaries

25 September 2017

We will send tax agents their Lodgment program performance summaries in the next couple of weeks. This year, we will adjust our support strategies to provide further assistance following system issues.

Changes to high PAYG instalment rates

25 September 2017

If your client's pay as you go (PAYG) instalment rate exceeds their highest applicable tax rate, we will automatically adjust it.

September webcast – recording now available

19 September 2017

The recording and transcript for our live webcast on 14 September is now available. Topics include activity statement and portal changes and the practitioner lodgment service (PLS).

Letting you know about Single Touch Payroll

19 September 2017

We are writing to you and your employer clients about Single Touch Payroll obligations in 2018. Your clients may contact you about Single Touch Payroll.