Publications referred to in this guide are:
For information about market value or market valuation, see Market valuation for tax purposes.
To get the publications and forms referred to in this guide:
We can offer a more personalised service if you provide a tax file number (TFN).
Individual – 13 28 61
Individual income tax and general personal tax enquiries, including capital gains tax
Business – 13 28 66
Information about business income tax, fringe benefits tax (FBT), fuel tax credits, goods and services tax (GST), pay as you go (PAYG) and activity statements, including lodgment and payment, accounts and business registration (including Australian business number and tax file number), and dividend and royalty withholding tax.
Superannuation – 13 10 20
If you do not speak English well and want to talk to a tax officer, phone the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS) on 13 14 50 for help with your call.
If you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment, contact us through the National Relay Service (NRS). For more information, go to relayservice.gov.auExternal Link
Lodging online is the easiest and fastest way to do your own tax.
Benefits of lodging online:
- It's free.
- Information from employers, banks and government agencies is pre-filled, saving you time and effort.
- It's available 24/7 so you can lodge at your convenience.
- You get your refund faster, in 12 business days or less.
For more information, go to ato.gov.au/lodgeonline
If you sold shares or units in a unit trust, or received a distribution of a capital gain from a managed fund, this guide explains your tax obligations. (NAT 4152-6).