First year of income averaging

15 August 2017

A new message will appear on the notice of assessment for primary producers when it is their first year of income for averaging calculations. Find out what has changed.

Visa checks for DASP applications

14 August 2017

To allow super funds to issue accurate Departing Australia superannuation payments (DASP), we are checking your clients' visa details. This will help your clients receive their correct entitlement.

Register for an Open Forum near you

9 August 2017

The Open Forums schedule for the rest of the year is now available. Find out where we will be and don't miss your opportunity to attend. Register today.

2017 tax returns with 31 October due date

9 August 2017

The Tax Agent Portal may be showing 2017 tax returns are due for your clients by 31 October. This is because of outstanding prior year returns. Find out what you need to do.

FTL penalty remissions update

9 August 2017

We have started to remit Failure to lodge (FTL) on time penalties announced by the Commissioner on 12 July 2017. We will automatically remit FTL penalties for all eligible obligations. You do not have to apply for the remission.

Amending a trust deed

7 August 2017

If you need to alter a trust deed on behalf of your trustee clients, there are some checks you need to make first.