ATO rules Bitcoin transactions liable for GST 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
Still does not count as real money.
 
Joe Hockey is eyeing off a 'Google tax' for Australia 
By Antony Ting | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] But will it work?
 
Tax Office to overhaul data and analytics strategy 
By Penny Wolf | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Whole-of-gov buying scheme on way.
 
A banker meets a bitcoiner 
By David Gee | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former CIO David Gee meets Bitcoin guru Jason Williams.
 
NAB tech team told to build now, mop up later 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Build of complete tech stack prioritised over customer migrations.
 
Tax Office CIO hands in his resignation 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bill Gibson moves on after 11 years.
 
ATO shaves $4m off IT contractor panel 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Reform cuts admin burden, introduces KPIs.
 
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Targeted global banks over two years.
 
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Biometric security to replace PIN.
 
Apple Pay to land with iOS 8.1 next week 
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Formal arrival with first big update to new mobile OS.
 
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Veteran AMP CIO steps down 
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NSW Police makes 29th arrest in Liberty Reserve fraud ring 
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JPMorgan reveals 83 million customers exposed by hack 
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Senate to launch Bitcoin inquiry 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Economics committee to scrutinise taxation stance.
 
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ATO's Bitcoin ruling is 'out of step with reality' 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
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Union hits out at proposed offshoring of ATO test & dev 
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Tax Office insists no financial data will be stored overseas.
 
Tax office on the hunt for new infosec chief 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
To contribute to 'technology transformation'.
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