A New Tax System (Australian Business Number) Act 1999


Division 4 - Registration  


If *you are registered in the *Australian Business Register, or you are applying to be so registered, you may make an application to the *Registrar requesting the Registrar to register details about a nominated representative (who is an individual) for the purpose of facilitating your electronic dealings with *government entities.

An application must be in the *approved form.

That form may request, but not compel, the provision of:

(a)  the *TFN of the representative; and

(b)  the TFN of the individual (the nominating individual ) who is to sign the declaration in the form.


Including a TFN in an application will not be an offence against subsection 8WB(1) of the Taxation Administration Act 1953 (see paragraph 8WB(1A)(a) of that Act).


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