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26/03/2021Super co-contributionThe super co-contribution scheme aims to help low or middle-income earners boost their retirement savings. Find out if you're eligible.
26/03/2021Upcoming changes to the SMSF member verification serviceThe new SMSF verification service (SVS) was deployed in March 2021 and you'll be able to electronically verify SMSF member information against ATO held data.
25/03/20212020 Superannuation postcode data now publishedThere has been a significant reduction in lost and unclaimed super across all states in Australia.
25/03/2021Advice under development - superannuation issuesWe are developing advice and guidance on the following superannuation issues.
25/03/2021Changes for tax professionals with SMSF clientsWe have released ATO guidance on SMSF auditor independence standards for tax professionals with SMSF clients.
25/03/2021Current year performanceWe publish information about how we are performing against our commitments to service. By doing so, we honour our commitment to transparent management, accountability for results and client-centred service delivery.
25/03/2021Independence standards for tax professionals with SMSF clientsInformation for tax professionals with self-managed super fund (SMSF) clients on changes to the independence standards, which may affect them and how they represent clients.
25/03/2021Keeping JobKeeper payment fairWe are undertaking a range of compliance activities to maintain the integrity of the JobKeeper Payment.
25/03/2021Reminder about Unclaimed Super Money reporting obligations and avoiding common errorsRead about your unclaimed money reporting obligations and how you can avoid common errors.
25/03/2021Unclaimed Superannuation Money Outcome Response messagesSuper funds who don't utilise USMOR messages to reconcile their USM lodgments will get rejected messages and members will be prevented from viewing and accessing their USM entitlements.
24/03/2021Changes to SMSF rollovers and release authoritiesFrom 1 October 2021, you will need to use SuperStream to roll over any super to or from your self-managed super fund (SMSF).
24/03/2021Reportable tax position schedule instructions 2021Instructions for completing the 2021 Reportable tax position schedule (NAT 74066).
24/03/2021Rollovers v3 Implementation ForumOn 25 March 2021 we will be launching the Rollovers Implementation Forum (RIF) to support the implementation and onboarding of SuperStream Rollovers version 3.
24/03/2021Rollovers v3 Implementation ForumOn 25 March 2021 we will be launching the Rollovers Implementation Forum (RIF) to support the implementation and onboarding of SuperStream Rollovers version 3.
24/03/2021SAN misuse mailout to auditors completedOur mailout for the 2019 income year achieved a response rate of over 67%.
24/03/2021Try a new way to sign in to myGov using your myGovIDYou can now use myGovID for personal matters, allowing you to sign in to your myGov account with your myGovID.
24/03/2021Your SMSF may have a TBAR due 28 AprilCheck if your self-managed super fund (SMSF) should lodge a transfer balance account report (TBAR) for events that occurred in the last quarter.
23/03/2021Advance pricing arrangementsThis overview provides general information about advance pricing arrangements and certain specific information for taxpayers. This information needs to be read in conjunction with PS LA 2015/4 Advance Pricing Arrangements.
23/03/2021Are you using your ABN?Keeping your ABN up to date helps you and others.
23/03/2021Getting ready to lodge your SAR by 15 MaySome self-managed super funds (SMSFs) have their annual return (SAR) due by 15 May 2021. It's time to appoint an auditor and get your accounts and statements in order.
23/03/2021Paying your tax bill just got easierNew features in Online services for business give you more payment options.
23/03/2021SAN misuse leads to termination of tax practitioner's registrationThe Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) has backed the Tax Practitioners Board's (TPB) decision to terminate the registration of a tax professional.
22/03/2021RBAS - Revised business activity statementThis sample document is used by taxpayers to revise earlier activity statements. NAT 3233.
19/03/2021Expanding Single Touch Payroll (Phase 2)Single Touch Payroll Phase 2 expansion.
19/03/2021Self-governance for not-for-profit organisationsUse this checklist to check how well your not-for-profit (NFP) organisation understands its tax and super obligations. The checklist will assist you with your governance practices.
18/03/20212019 Australian CRS reportable accounts by jurisdiction2019 Australian CRS reportable accounts by jurisdiction were presented in both Houses of Federal Parliament
18/03/2021Alerts for changes made to SMSF informationWe send emails and text messages when changes are made to your self-managed super fund (SMSF).
18/03/2021Australian CRS reportable accounts by jurisdictionAustralian Financial Accounts held by foreign tax residents as at collected under the Common Reporting Standard (CRS) are presented in Federal Parliament annually.
18/03/2021Examples - SMSFs and SuperStreamExamples of how SuperStream works in different SMSF situations.
18/03/2021Exclude COVID-19 ERS payments from PAYG reportingIn preparation for the annual pay as you go (PAYG) reporting, funds should ensure their systems do not include COVID-19 early release of super (ERS) payments.