17 Jun 09 Lodgment deferral requests submitted after 5 June 2009In a broadcast message sent to tax agents on 11 June 2009, the ATO advised that lodgment deferral requests submitted after 5 June for 2007-08 income tax returns are considered late. This applies to all entities with a due date of 5 June or earlier. Agents can request additional time to lodge these returns, but they must include supporting reasons explaining:
- the circumstances impeding lodgment, and
- why the request was not lodged on time.
For a copy of the broadcast message, go here