On 11 March 2014, the ATO withdrew the following 2 Practice Statements with effect from 10 July 2014:
- PS LA 2005/3 Authorisation to request information under the Freedom of Information Act 1982. To advise ATO personnel about the authorisation required by a person making a Freedom of Information request on behalf of another person.
- PS LA 2005/5 Provision of third party information under the Freedom of Information Act 1982. To outline the procedures to be followed where an applicant requests third party information.
The ATO states that relevant information is being replaced by internal practice notes for General Counsel staff.