• Abbreviations

    ABN

    Australian business number

    ABR

    Australian Business Register

    ABS

    Australian Bureau of Statistics

    ANAO

    Australian National Audit Office

    APS

    Australian Public Service

    ATO

    Australian Taxation Office

    AVO

    Australian Valuation Office

    BAS

    Business activity statement

    DEEWR

    Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations

    GDP

    Gross domestic product

    GST

    Goods and services tax

    ICT

    Information and communications technology

    IT

    Information technology

    OECD

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    PAYG

    Pay as you go

    SES

    Senior executive service

    SMS

    Short message service

    SBR

    Standard Business Reporting

    TFN

    Tax file number

    TIES

    Tax issues entry system

      Last modified: 31 Oct 2011QC 28036