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24 November 2020 SBR transaction performance statistics - 2020 The latest report showing statistics on performance times for forms, reports and schedules lodged through Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is now available.
24 November 2020 Modernising Business Registers Technical Focus Group 25 November MBR Technical Focus group agenda and presentation pack are now available.
23 November 2020 Digital service provider Architecture Reference Group (DARG) 4 November 2020

The key outcomes from the DARG meeting held on 4 November are now available.

23 November 2020 Strategic working group Expressions of interest to join our DSP Strategic Working Group in 2021 are now open, and will close at 5.00pm AEDT on Friday 4 December 2020.
23 November 2020 Digital service provider Architecture Reference Group (DARG) Expressions of interest (EOIs) are open to join the Digital service providers Architecture Reference Group (DARG) in 2021 for a two year term.
20 November 2020 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 24 November 2020 The Agenda is now available for Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 24 November 2020.
19 November 2020 Known outages SBR2 EVTE Cloud services will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance at the following times. Start: 10.00pm AEDT on Thursday 26 November 2020. End: 7.00am AEDT on Friday 27 November 2020.
19 November 2020 Digital service provider Architecture Reference Group (DARG) 4 November 2020 The 4 November presentation is now available.
18 November 2020 SBR transaction performance statistics - 2020 The latest report showing statistics on performance times for forms, reports and schedules lodged through Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is now available.
17 November 2020 Strategic working group – SBR Metrics The SBR Metrics October 2020 are now available.
16 November 2020 Replace your SBR1 PROD sbr.gov.au certificate The new SBR1 PROD sbr.gov.au certificate was deployed on Thursday 12 November. It is available for you to download from the SBR Share File. You need to log in to reach this page.
16 November 2020 2021 Services for Tax Practitioners Event - 10 and 11 November 2020 The presentation packs for the Services for Tax Practitioners event are now available.
12 November 2020 Modernising Business Registers Design Working Group - 05 November 2020 Meeting outcomes are now available for the 5 November Modernising Business Registers Design Working Group meeting.
12 November 2020 Single Touch Payroll (STP) phase 2 information sessions and resources STP phase 2 information sessions and resources page has been updated.
11 November 2020 Services Australia – Protected Earnings Amount 2021 The Services Australia Protected Earning Amounts for 2021 are now available.
11 November 2020 SBR transaction performance statistics - 2020 The latest report showing statistics on performance times for forms, reports and schedules lodged through Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is now available.
10 November 2020 Operational Framework Review Focus Group - Requirements & Lifecycle Management Information for the Requirements & Lifecycle Management focus group is now available.
10 November 2020 Operational Framework Review Focus Group - Authentication Information for the Authentication focus group is now available.
10 November 2020 Operational Framework Review Focus Group - Fraud Detection & Monitoring Information for the Fraud Detection & Monitoring focus group is now available.
10 November 2020

STP phase 2 BIG now available

The final Business Implementation Guide (BIG) for Single Touch Payroll (STP) phase 2 – Payroll Event (PAYEVNT) services (STP phase 2 BIG) has been published on sbr.gov.au.
10 November 2020 Single Touch Payroll Information, resources and a range of consultation and engagement activities are available to assist with the build, test and implementation of Single Touch Payroll phase 2.
9 November 2020

Operational Framework Review Working Group meeting - 21 October 2020

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Outcomes and presentation pack from the 21 October meeting are now available.
9 November 2020 2021 Change advices New change advice documents are now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the documents.
9 November 2020 Operational Framework Review Focus Group - Supply Chain & Payload Encryption

Information for the Supply Chain & Payload Encryption focus group is now available.

9 November 2020 Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) For the 2020 reporting year and onwards, a new validation rule will be added requiring the tax resident country code to be supplied for account holders that are entities.
9 November 2020 Rollover standard v3.0 In collaboration with industry, updates to the Rollover v3 user guides and technical artifacts are now published.
6 November 2020 ATO DSP partnership event - services for tax practitioners 10 and 11 November 2020 The agenda for the Services for Tax Practitioners event is now available.
6 November 2020 2021 Change advices CA2021-015 Temporary loss carry back is now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the document.
5 November 2020 Known outages SBR1 and SBR2 PROD2 Cloud services will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance at the following times: Start: 6.00am AEDT Saturday 14 November 2020 End: 11.00pm AEDT Sunday 15 November 2020.
3 November 2020 2021 Change advices New change advice documents are now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the documents.
3 November 2020 SBR transaction performance statistics - 2020 The latest report showing statistics on performance times for forms, reports and schedules lodged through Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is now available.
3 November 2020 Final tax return stationery 2021

NAT 1067 Fringe benefits tax (FBT) return 2021 is now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the document.

2 November 2020 2021 Change advices CA2021-011 Backing Business Investment is now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the document.
2 November 2020

Digital service provider Architecture Reference Group (DARG) 24 August 2020

Key outcomes from the DSP Architecture Reference Group meeting on 24 August are now available.
30 October 2020 Modernising Business Registers Design Working Group - 05 November 2020 The agenda and position papers are now available for the Modernising Business Registers Design Working Group meeting on Thursday 5 November.
30 October 2020 2021 Change advices New change advice documents are now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the documents.
29 October 2020 Single Touch Payroll (STP) expansion – (phase 2) information sessions and resources We are holding a webinar series on STP expansion (phase 2) to help digital service providers (DSPs) build products that enable tax professionals, businesses, superfunds and individuals to interact with us easily.
29 October 2020 Digital service provider Architecture Reference Group (DARG) 4 November 2020 The Agenda is now available for 4 November 2020 DARG.
29 October 2020 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 27 October 2020 The Action Items and Key Outcomes for the Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 27 October 2020 are now available to be published.
28 October 2020 2021 Change advices CA2021-003 LCMSF Schema V3 has been updated. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the document.
27 October 2020 2021 Change advices CA2021-008 R&D tax incentive is now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the document.
27 October 2020 SBR transaction performance statistics - 2020 The latest report showing statistics on performance times for forms, reports and schedules lodged through Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is now available.
26 October 2020 Strategic working group 30 September 2020 The Key Outcomes and presentation pack from the Strategic Working Group meeting held on 30 September are now available.
23 October 2020 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 27 October 2020 The Action Items and Key Outcomes for the Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 27 October 2020 are now available to be published.
23 October 2020 Modernising Business Registers Design Working Group

The terms of reference for the Modernising Business Registers Design Working group have been published.

23 October 2020 2021 Change advices New change advice documents are now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the documents.
23 October 2020

Upcoming SBR1 and SBR2 PROD certificate renewals

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The new SBR1 PROD sbr.gov.au certificate will deploy at 7.00am AEDT on Thursday 12 November. The new SBR2 PROD2 prod2.ato.sbr.gov.au certificate will deploy at 7.00pm AEDT on Thursday 19 November.
23 October 2020 Known outages

SBR1 and SBR2 PROD2 Cloud services will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance at the following times: Start: 11:30am AEDT Tuesday 3 November 2020 End: 7:00am AEDT Wednesday 4 November 2020.

22 October 2020 Country-by-Country (CbC) reporting The Local/Master File (LCMSF) service will be updated with LCMSF Schema v 3.0 from 1 July 2021.
22 October 2020 Common Reporting Standard Testing of the CRS XML Schema version 2.0 (use CRS User Guide Version 3.0) for both BDE and SBR is now available via the External Vendor Testing Environment (EVTE).
22 October 2020 2021 Change advices Change advice 2021-003 and 2020-004 are now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view the documents.
21 October 2020 Strategic working group – SBR Metrics SBR Metrics for August and September 2020 are now available.
21 October 2020 Single Touch Payroll Advisory Group 2020 Consultation dates have been added to the Single Touch Payroll Advisory Group page.
20 October 2020 Operational Framework Review Working Group Information about the Operational Framework review working group is now available.
20 October 2020 Modernising Business Registers Technical Focus Group Modernising Business Registers Technical Focus Group agendas and presentation packs have been published for 8 October and 15 October.
19 October 2020 Data Visibility

Information is now available on the Data Visibility initiative.

16 October 2020 eCommerce Schedules and Scope The 'Release on a Page' outlining planned releases for financial year 2020-2021 has been updated.
16 October 2020 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 13 October 2020 The Action Items and Key Outcomes for this meeting are now available.
16 October 2020 Practitioner lodgment service (PLS) focus group – Data Window (Data Visibility) The agenda and Outcomes for the Practitioner lodgment service (PLS) focus group – Data Window (Data Visibility) are now available.
16 October 2020 2020 Pay as you go (PAYG) withholding tax tables Changes to personal income tax thresholds for 2020-21 income year have been announced by the government as part of this year’s federal Budget.
14 October 2020 2020–21 Federal Budget measures and start dates The Budget 2020-21 measures impact analysis for DSPs has been updated.
13 October 2020 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 13 October 2020 Agenda for the next PLS Working Group Meeting is now available.
12 October 2020 STP Phase 2 draft documents STP Phase 2 webinar recording and slides are now available.
12 October 2020 2021 Change advices Change advice 2021-001 on Housing Affordability has been updated. You must be logged into your account and be granted access to view the document.
9 October 2020 2020 Pay as you go (PAYG) withholding tax tables Personal income tax thresholds for the 2020-21 income year have been updated to reflect the Government's Federal Budget announcement.
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