Centrelink IT hindering welfare reform: Minister  
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Andrews puts $1b replacement on the 2015 budget agenda.
 
ABS needs more Govt cash to upgrade old IT 
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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 
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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 
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Software, telco companies among strongest contributors to tax base.
 
ATO's Bitcoin ruling is 'out of step with reality' 
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Not-for-profit tax advisory claims Tax Office's 'fingers are in its ears'.
 
Defence eHealth project blows out by $77 million 
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Department stumbles at implementation hurdles.
 
DHS works to fix aged care processing glitch 
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Staff forced to manually generate advice.
 
Canberra Data Centres goes national 
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Takes up space with Digital Realty.
 
Union hits out at proposed offshoring of ATO test & dev 
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Tax Office insists no financial data will be stored overseas.
 
The big winners from Defence’s back-office IT refresh 
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Updated: The full list of subcontractors.
 
NEC wins Defence data centre migration work 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
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Tax office on the hunt for new infosec chief 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
To contribute to 'technology transformation'.
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Hockey calls on Tax Office to target ‘Australia Tax’  
By Paris Cowan | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
To ensure location-based profits stay on shore.
 
Customs seizes $80k worth of unauthorised drones 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
WA manufacturer on good behaviour bond.
 
Tasmanian Govt cuts ICT fund 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
$28m tech piggybank falls in first budget.
 
ATO releases long-awaited Bitcoin guidance 
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Everyday investors escape the tax man.
 
Why the Govt shouldn’t outsource Medicare payments 
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