Tax in Australia - what you need to know
If you are new to tax, follow the links below to presentations that:
- give you the information you need about tax in Australia
- tell you what you need to do to meet your obligations.
The Tax in Australia - what you need to know presentation is now in 16 languages, including English.
Tax in Australia begins with a welcome by the Commissioner of Taxation, Chris Jordan AO. We then introduce the tax system, including:
- why we pay tax
- how we collect it
- our role.
The second topic covers tax file numbers, including how to get one and keep it secure.
We then look at the tax information you need for starting a job.
The last topic explains the tax return and shows you products to help you.
The information in these presentations was current as at June 2009.
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