Scam call threatening elderly with arrest warrant, legal action from the ‘ATO’

Scam call threatening elderly with arrest warrant, legal action from the ‘ATO’

Updated April 23, 2018 12:33:25 Video: Voicemail of scammer’s call left on a mobile phone (ABC News) “Low-life scammers” are doing the rounds once again, targeting elderly residents with threats of legal action and arrest. The automated call, with a robotic man’s voice on the other end of the line, …

ATO glitch delays ‘significant number’ of superannuation payments

ATO glitch delays ‘significant number’ of superannuation payments

Posted April 20, 2018 17:24:47 Is your superannuation balance looking a little low? It could be because your most recent payment may have been sitting idle in an Australian Taxation Office (ATO) account, after a technical problem prevented the transfer of a ‘significant amount’ of payments into super accounts nationwide. …

Whistleblower exposes ATO ‘cash grab’ targeting small businesses

Whistleblower exposes ATO ‘cash grab’ targeting small businesses

Posted April 09, 2018 19:01:30 The toxic culture inside the Australian Taxation Office and the taxpayers who are fighting back. Two Australian Taxation Office whistleblowers have told a joint Four Corners and Fairfax investigation about a toxic internal culture where vulnerable small businesses and individuals are deliberately targeted to help …

Report critical of tax evasion penalties causes angst and discomfort at ATO

Report critical of tax evasion penalties causes angst and discomfort at ATO

Posted March 24, 2018 06:02:23 A damning review of the tax office by one of its directors has caused angst and discomfort among senior management, with some preferring it never be made public. Key points: A yet-to-be published review warns “the average tax evader may be financially better off even …