24 Oct 088 ATO's Lodgment Working GroupThe ATO’s Lodgment Working Group met by teleconference on Monday 20 October 2008. The issues discussed included:
- the new registrants lodgment date reminder project for Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF), which is aimed at increasing overall lodgement of superannuation funds;
- the size of the electronic lodgment declaration and feedback on tax agent best practice; and
- whether failure to lodge penalties are a disincentive to lodgement.