Microsoft to pay China $160m for tax evasion 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Authorities tipped off by suspicious reported performance.
 
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.
 
Ireland set to close 'Double Irish' tax loophole  
Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Phase out anticipated to help Apple, Google and others adjust.
 
Accenture scores NZ tax office contract 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Part of billion dollar transformation program.
 
Senate to launch Bitcoin inquiry 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Economics committee to scrutinise taxation stance.
 
Ireland's Apple tax treatment may breach EU laws 
By Tom Bergin, Julia Fioretti | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Competition watchdog puts partnership on notice.
 
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'.
 
Tech giants' tax structures threatened by new rules 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
OECD releases international taxation draft.
 
Union hits out at proposed offshoring of ATO test & dev 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
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'.
 
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.
 
ATO releases long-awaited Bitcoin guidance 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Everyday investors escape the tax man.
 
Why the Govt shouldn’t outsource Medicare payments 
By David Havyatt | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] Don’t fragment the foundation.
 
Govt to offload processing of Medicare payments 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants private sector to shoulder the IT burden.
 
Fund managers revisit systems for SuperStream compliance 
By Penny Wolf | Jul 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
ATO data standard represents backward step for some.
 
myGov struggles under tax return load 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Citizens locked out of lodgements.
 
ATO delays Bitcoin ruling 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes decision back again.
 
Commonwealth IT systems vulnerable to external attack 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Agencies complain of resource constraints.
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Your bank
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
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Your telco, ISP or utility
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A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
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