To get a copy of the form you can either download it or order one by post.
You can download the 2021 Tax return for individualsThis link will download a file (PDF 685KB, NAT 2541), print and complete the paper tax return.
Use our Order ATO publication information to have a copy of the form sent to you in the post.
Use the Individual tax return instructions 2021 to help you complete your tax return.
You may also need a copy of the supplementary tax return. Check, Will you need the Individual tax return instructions supplement 2021?
To get your refund faster; lodge your tax return online with myTax. Tax returns lodged online generally process within two weeks.
For details about the personal information we collect from you see Privacy notice – Individual tax return and schedules.Use this form to lodge a paper individual tax return by mail. Most returns are processed within 50 days.