Published on 13 Feb 20
by THE TAX INSTITUTE
The Tax Institute welcomes the opportunity to make a submission to the Inspector-General of Taxation and Taxation Ombudsman (IGT) in relation to the Death and Taxes – Investigation into ATO systems and processes for dealing with Deceased Estates review (Review).
Our submission below addresses a number of issues including:
- The public guidance issued by the ATO to assist executors and administrators;
- ATO systems, including the ATO Portals, for dealing with deceased estates; and
- Legislative impediments to the effective administration of deceased estates.
The Tax Institute is Australia's leading professional association and educator in tax, with offices in most major cities. Focusing solely on tax, the Institute provides the best resources, education and networks. Our mission is to equip tax professionals with everything they need to demonstrate the highest level of expertise and increase the advancement of public knowledge and understanding.
We are also committed to propelling members into the future and onto the global stage with the introduction of the Chartered Tax Adviser designation.