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Aliases
Australian Taxation Office
Portfolio

Lead Body
No
Employment Arrangements
Enabling legislation

Section 35 of the PGPA Act applies
Yes
Section 35(3) of the PGPA Act applies
Yes

Outcome #1: Confidence in the administration of aspects of Australia's taxation and superannuation systems, including through helping people understand their rights and obligations, improving ease of compliance and access to benefits, and managing non-compliance with the law; and in delivering effective and efficient business registry services
# Program Body Contribution
1.1 Australian Taxation Office Australian Taxation Office

The objective of the ATO is to administer aspects of Australia's tax and superannuation systems providing confidence that the right amount of payments are being made and collected

1.2 Tax Practitioners Board Australian Taxation Office
1.3 Australian Business Registry Services Australian Taxation Office

The ABRS has been established to assist the Registrar to carry out their functions. The Registrar has separate and distinct responsibilities from the Commissioner of Taxation, including administering director identification numbers and assisting the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) to manage its registry functions. The Commissioner of Taxation remains Registrar of the Australian Business Register (ABR) under the A New Tax System (Australian Business Number) Act 1999The Registrar of ABRS is now responsible for assisting ASIC to perform its registry functions (under a delegation from ASIC). As ASIC registers are migrated to the new registry system, the Registrar will assume primary responsibility for registry functions and associated reportingThe ABRS is a custodian of trusted business information and world-class provider of associated services used by businesses, governments and communities to unlock economic and social value for Australia

1.4 Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission Australian Taxation Office

Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) is the independent national regulator of charities. The ACNC Commissioner (the Commissioner) has a number of statutory functions and regulatory powers set out in the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Act 2012 (Cth) (ACNC Act), the Charities Act 2013 (Cth) (the Charities Act) and accompanying regulations

1.5 Australian Screen and Digital Game Production Incentive Australian Taxation Office

Administered Programs The ATO administers a range of payments and transfers on behalf of the Australian Government, including incentives and rebates delivered through the taxation and superannuation systems

1.6 Junior Minerals Exploration Incentive Australian Taxation Office
1.7 Fuel Tax Credit Scheme Australian Taxation Office
1.8 National Rental Affordability Scheme Australian Taxation Office
1.9 Product Stewardship for Oil Australian Taxation Office
1.10 Research & Development Tax Incentive Australian Taxation Office
1.11 Low Income Superannuation Tax Offset Australian Taxation Office
1.12 Private Health Insurance Rebate Australian Taxation Office
1.13 Superannuation Co-contribution Scheme Australian Taxation Office
1.14 Superannuation Guarantee Scheme Australian Taxation Office
1.15 Targeted assistance through the taxation system Australian Taxation Office
1.16 Interest on Overpayment and Early Payments Australian Taxation Office
1.17 Bad & Doubtful Debts & Remissions Australian Taxation Office
1.18 Seafarer Tax Offset Australian Taxation Office
1.19 Economic Response to the Coronavirus Australian Taxation Office
# Program Body Contribution
1.1 Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission

The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) works collaboratively with the ATO to protect the financial system from criminal abuse, including through joint operations and task forces and the sharing of data and intelligence. The ACIC's special operations and investigations focus on the highest risk TSOC activities impacting Australia, including money laundering and serious financial crime.

1.1 Federal Policing - Investigations Australian Federal Police

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) provides ATO with intelligence and expertise for investigations, policy and taskforces combating serious financial crimes and its harm.

1.1 Personal Insolvency and Trustee Services Australian Financial Security Authority

Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA) exchanges information with the ATO and administers the bankruptcy notices and payment arrangements to support this service.

1.1 Australian Securities and Investments Commission Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) exchanges information with the ATO in relation to self-managed superannuation fund auditor registration, and financial crime intelligence. ASIC contributes to the management and governance of the Standard Business Reporting program.

1.1 AUSTRAC Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC)

Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC) exchanges information with the ATO and delivers financial crime intelligence that assists partner agency operations.

1.1 Reducing Australia's greenhouse gas emissions Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

The Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water (DCCEEW) works with the Australian Taxation Office in the following ways: DCCEEW shares information with the ATO to confirm trees meet certain conditions when a taxpayer claims a deduction under the Carbon Sink Forest measure. ATO administers financial aspects of the Product Stewardship for Oil program, pays the benefits on recycled motor oil and collects the levy on new oil entering the market from domestic sources.

1.6 Management of Hazardous Wastes, Substances and Pollutants Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

The Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water (DCCEEW) works with the Australian Taxation Office in the following ways: DCCEEW shares information with the ATO to confirm trees meet certain conditions when a taxpayer claims a deduction under the Carbon Sink Forest measure. ATO administers financial aspects of the Product Stewardship for Oil program, pays the benefits on recycled motor oil and collects the levy on new oil entering the market from domestic sources.

2.4 Higher Education Loan Program Department of Education

The Department of Education exchanges information with the ATO in relation to the Higher Education Loans Program.

2.8 Building Skills and Capability Department of Employment and Workplace Relations

The Department of Employment and Workplace Relations exchanges information with the ATO in relation to the VET Student Loans and Trade Support Loans.

3.2 VET Student Loans Department of Employment and Workplace Relations

The Department of Employment and Workplace Relations exchanges information with the ATO in relation to the VET Student Loans and Trade Support Loans.

4.1 Medical Benefits Department of Health and Aged Care

The Department of Health and Aged Care contributes to the administrative arrangements for the Government's Private Health Insurance Rebate. Health and Aged Care also works with the ATO to deliver the Multi-agency Data Integration Project.

4.3 Pharmaceutical Benefits Department of Health and Aged Care

The Department of Health and Aged Care contributes to the administrative arrangements for the Government's Private Health Insurance Rebate. Health and Aged Care also works with the ATO to deliver the Multi-agency Data Integration Project.

4.4 Private Health Insurance Department of Health and Aged Care

The Department of Health and Aged Care contributes to the administrative arrangements for the Government's Private Health Insurance Rebate. Health and Aged Care also works with the ATO to deliver the Multi-agency Data Integration Project.

1.1 Transport Security Department of Home Affairs

The Department of Industry, Science, and Resources work together with the ATO to enable the growth and productivity for globally competitive industries through supporting science and commercialisation, growing business investment and improving business capability and streamlining regulation.

1.2 National Security and Resilience Department of Home Affairs

The Department of Industry, Science, and Resources work together with the ATO to enable the growth and productivity for globally competitive industries through supporting science and commercialisation, growing business investment and improving business capability and streamlining regulation.

3.3 Border Revenue Collection Department of Home Affairs

The Department of Home Affairs exchanges information with the ATO, administers the Tourist Refund Scheme and collects border revenue for: Excise Equivalent Goods, Goods and Services Tax, Luxury Car Tax and Wine Equalisation Tax on behalf of the ATO. Department of Industry, Science, and Resources

1.1 Department of the Treasury Department of the Treasury

The Department of the Treasury (Treasury) contributes to the administration of the National Tax Equivalent Regime. Treasury regulates the foreign investment framework, consisting of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975, the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Fees Impositions Act 2015 and their associated regulations, with the ATO. The ATO regulates foreign investment proposals concerning residential land, while the Treasury regulates all other proposals covered by the framework. The ATO also maintains current registers of foreign ownership of water, agriculture land and residential land.

1.2 Program 1.2 - Services to the Community - Health Services Australia

Services Australia supports individuals, families and communities to achieve greater self-sufficiency by providing administration and payments services on behalf of the ATO.