For Individuals

  • Common Tax Terms – Briefly explains basic tax concepts and terms. Ideal place to start if new to the tax system then navigate to more specific and detailed information using the left hand menu.
  • Personal Tax Essentials – Outlines some basic tax concepts such as aplying for a Tax File Number and explaining what a Payment Summary is.
  • Individual Income Tax Rates – A table showing current tax rates for individuals.
  • Tax File Number Essentials – all about TFNs. It is not mandatory that you have one, however you may have more tax withheld from your wages than necessary and be unable to receive some government benefits. A TFN also makes many of your tax-related activities easier
  • Payment & Refund Essentials – Information about how you can pay tax or be paid a refund by the ATO. Also provides options if you are unable to pay on time.
  • Why do I have to pay PAYG Instalments? – Pay As You Go (PAYG) instalment is a system for paying instalments towards your expected tax liability on your business and investment income. You are notified by the ATO if you are required to pay PAYG Instalments.
  • Activity Statements – Activity statements are used by individuals who need to pay quarterly PAYG instalments. This provides comprehensive information on what is included in an activity statement and how to fill one out.
  • Rates, Calculators & Tools – Links to various tax rates, tax calculators and other tools to assist you with your tax compliance obligations.
  • Link Market Services – One of the main share registries where you can access your share holding information and payment history online.
  • Computershare – Another main share registry.