ATO rules Bitcoin transactions liable for GST 
By Juha Saarinen | 20 hours ago | Comment Now 
Still does not count as real money.
 
Govt extends software depreciation to reap $420m 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Accounting changes to help budget bottom line.
 
Hockey mulls selling off Canberra's secure fibre network 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
MYEFO: ICON privatisation on the cards.
 
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.
 
Defence spends $50m to upgrade RAAF's air traffic systems 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
First step in long-running modernisation.
 
Veterans' Affairs forced to apologise over privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim calls an end to three year dispute.
 
Defence CIO wrestles with credibility  
By John Hilvert | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Keeping promises in one of Australia's biggest tech shops.
 
SA to open $92m data research facility 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crunches data to fight online terrorism and crime.
 
Raytheon acquires IT security firm for $490m 
Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Expands capabilities in analysis of complex, rich media intelligence data.
 
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.
 
Sterrenberg takes lessons from CBA for Centrelink IT overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human Services reveals the depths of its IT woes.
 
Centrelink IT hindering welfare reform: Minister  
By Paris Cowan | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Andrews puts $1b replacement on the 2015 budget agenda.
 
ABS needs more Govt cash to upgrade old IT 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stats boss argues system instability needs to be addressed.
 
Senate to launch Bitcoin inquiry 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Economics committee to scrutinise taxation stance.
 
US cracks suspected hacking ring with Aussie roots 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Two plead guilty to theft of Xbox source code, US Army software.
 
NSW Govt data cube to encourage 'citizen auditors' for spending 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
But can the state walk the transparency talk?
 
SingTel Optus under spotlight over company tax 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Software, telco companies among strongest contributors to tax base.
 
ATO's Bitcoin ruling is 'out of step with reality' 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not-for-profit tax advisory claims Tax Office's 'fingers are in its ears'.
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