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Tax

ATO tax app

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If you’re an individual, small business owner or self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustee, you can access relevant tax and super information and tools all in one place.

Australian Taxation Office

Australia's Future Tax System

The Henry review examined Australian and state government taxes and made recommendations. Includes the Final Report.

Treasury

Australian Taxation Office

The government's principal revenue collection agency. Offers information and assistance on all areas of taxation for the individual, business and tax and superannuation professionals.

Australian Taxation Office

Business

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Provides tax information for businesses. Find out about registration, BAS, yearly reports and returns, payments to ATO and your tax obligations regarding your workers.

Australian Taxation Office

Calculators and tools

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Provides calculators and tools to help you manage your taxation. There are calculators for employers such as a FBT calculator, and for individuals such as calculators for deductions and offsets you can claim.

Australian Taxation Office

Excise

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Provides information on tax obligations when dealing with excisable goods and imported excise equivalent goods (EEGs), including alcohol, tobacco, fuel and petroleum products.

Australian Taxation Office

Forms – Australian Taxation Office

Provides ATO forms and instructions that you can find by topic or by title. You can also search by keyword or by the NAT number of the form.

Australian Taxation Office

Guide to tax file numbers

Provides information about tax file numbers (TFNs) for individuals including how to get one or how to find your TFN if you already have one. Only one TFN is issued to you during your lifetime.

Australian Taxation Office

Income tax calculator – MoneySmart

Calculates how much tax you will pay on your employment income this year and your marginal tax rate.

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Individual income tax rates

Shows the percentage of tax payable for each income bracket, for individual Australian taxpayers, for the previous and current financial years.

Australian Taxation Office

Individuals

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Provides tax information for you. Find out about tax returns, superannuation or get information specific to your situation, such as studying or investing.

Australian Taxation Office

Make tax work for you – MoneySmart

Be tax savvy. Provides advice on how to make investments such as shares, property and super, tax-effective.

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Non-profit organisations

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Provides tax information for non-profit organisations. Find out about setting up a non-profit organisation, gifts and fundraising, workers and volunteers, statements and returns and payments to the ATO.

Australian Taxation Office

Permanent migrants or temporary visitors tax file number application

If you have a visa that allows work rights, a visa that allows permanent migration, or a valid visa to stay in Australia indefinitely you can apply for a tax file number (TFN) online.

Australian Taxation Office

Re:think – Better tax, better Australia

The tax discussion paper begins a conversation on how we create a tax system that supports higher economic growth and living standards, improves our international competitiveness and adjusts to a changing economy and new opportunities.

Treasury

Seniors and retirees

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If you are over 55, retired or thinking about retirement, find out how your taxation and superannuation interests will be affected by the decisions you make.

Australian Taxation Office

Tax withheld calculator

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If you are an employer or another withholding payer, the TWC helps you work out the tax you need to withhold from payments you make to employees and other workers.

Australian Taxation Office

Tax, Super + You. Take control

Educational resource for use by individuals, students and teachers to help improve understanding of the Australian tax and superannuation systems.

Australian Taxation Office

Taxation

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Understanding taxes and meeting taxation obligations is essential for any business. You can save money by paying the right amount on time and taking advantage of any exemptions that you're entitled to.

Department of Industry and Science