2020 FBT returns

31 March 2020

Request a fringe benefits tax (FBT) client list and check which of your clients need to lodge FBT returns this year. You can lodge electronically to take advantage of your lodgment program due date.

Rebuilding after a natural disaster

24 March 2020

We have updated information you can use when having conversations about property with your clients who have been affected by natural disasters.

Are your clients ride-sourcing ready?

23 March 2020

If your clients plan to drive passengers for a fare, let them know they need to get an Australian business number (ABN) and register for GST from the day they start.

Updates to Online services for agents

17 March 2020

New functions, including the remaining services to come across from the tax and BAS agent portals, are now available in Online services for agents.

Busting some myGovID myths

13 March 2020

We've been delighted by the engagement shown by tax professionals as you prepare for myGovID and we've been listening to your feedback. Here's your handy guide to quickly separate the facts from the fiction on myGovID.

Income tax performance of high wealth clients

12 March 2020

We have announced the income tax performance for high wealth private groups, including the gap between the tax we expected to collect and what was actually collected in 2016–17. You have, and continue to play a key role in helping these clients meet their tax obligations.

SG amnesty – a chance to set things right

12 March 2020

If your clients have not paid the right amount of superannuation guarantee (SG) to their workers, now is the time for them to come forward under the SG amnesty. The law does not allow us to vary the due date for lodgment of an SG amnesty application. Find out about the eligibility requirements and how your clients can apply.

Lodgment deferral tips

3 March 2020

Follow these tips to ensure deferral requests for your clients are processed without delay.