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Details of Software developers website content published or updated in the past month.

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16 November 2018 Single Touch Payroll Tune in to our Single Touch Payroll (STP) webcast, Payroll software providers talk STP with the ATO, on Wednesday 28 November.
16 November 2018 Validation Services Version 11 of the SMSF Alias lookup table has been published.
16 November 2018 Known incidents and lists - 2018 Updated known incidents and issues list is now available
16 November 2018 Single Touch Payroll technical committee meeting - 21 November 2018 The agenda including updated action items for this meeting is now available.
16 November 2018 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 20 November 2018 The agenda for this meeting is now available.
16 November 2018 Single Touch Payroll technical committee Expressions of interest (EOIs) are now open to join the STPTC in 2019. Read more about becoming a member
15 November 2018

2019 Tax Time draft forms

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The 2019 draft FBT return form is now available.  You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view controlled information.
12 November 2018 Known outages SBR2 EVTE Cloud services unavailable from Tuesday 13 November 11.00pm AEDT to Wednesday 14 November 3.00am AEDT. SBR1, SBR2 production and SBR2 PROD2 Cloud services unavailable from Saturday 17 November 11.30pm AEDT to Sunday 18 November 7.00am AEDT.
12 November 2018 Strategic Working Group 30 October 2018 The presentation pack from this meeting is now available.
9 November 2018 Known outages Additional maintenance work is required ahead of the Quarterly major systems production release on 8 December. SBR1 EVTE services and SBR2 EVTE Cloud services will be unavailable Thursday 29 November 7.00pm AEDT until Friday 30 November 7.00am AEDT.
9 November 2018 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 7 November 2018 The Income, Rental and Deduction details for 2019 IITR are now available.
9 November 2018 Electronic lodgment service (ELS) software specification 2017 Production release 2017.8 of the ELS software specification is now available for download. This release contains changes to ELS form RR as per the PLS transition plan for ELS forms.
8 November 2018 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 7 November 2018 The Granular IITR design discussed at this meeting is now available.
7 November 2018 Modernising Business Registers Working Groups Expressions of interest (EOI) are now open to join the Modernising Business Registers Business Advisory Group,  Modernising Business Registers Business Design Working Group, and the Modernising Business Registers Technical  Design Working Group.
6 November 2018 SBR transaction performance statistics - 2018 The latest report showing statistics on performance times for forms, reports and schedules lodged through Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is now available.
5 November 2018 Upcoming SBR2 PROD2 Certificate renewal The new prod2.ato.sbr.gov.au SSL certificate is scheduled for deployment on Thursday 29 November and is available for download now.
5 November 2018 Known incidents and lists - 2018 The latest SBR core and ebMS3 services incident list is now available for download.
5 November 2018

NITR deployment to EVTE coming up

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Keep an eye out for the Non-individual Income Tax Returns (NITR) 2019 package on Thursday 15 November. Find out about the changes and EVTE deployment.
2 November 2018 Single Touch Payroll Technical artefacts supporting functional changes to PAYEVNT.0003 2018 and PAYEVNT.0002 2017 are available on sbr.gov.au.
1 November 2018 Department of Human Services – Protected Earnings Amount 2019 The Department of Human Services 2019 Protected Earnings Amount is now available. The adjusted rate applies from 1 January 2019.
31 October 2018 Trans-Tasman e-Invoicing The Trans-Tasman e-Invoicing Digital Capability Locator Implementation Guide is now available for review.
30 October 2018 Single Touch Payroll industry updates The Single Touch Payroll (STP) industry update for October 2018 is now available. Find out the latest information about on-boarding progress, and common themes identified in STP lodgments.
30 October 2018 Single Touch Payroll Find out where we are at, and what’s ahead for the design and development of STP employee commencement services.
30 October 2018

Strategic Working Group 30 October 2018

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Agenda for the upcoming strategic working group is now available.
29 October 2018 STP: Payroll Event 0003 2018 package A number of functional changes are coming for PAYEVNT.0003 2018 and PAYEVNT.0002 2017. Find out more about the changes, including the planned release schedule.
26 October 2018 Single Touch Payroll technical committee meeting - 24 October 2018 The outcomes including action items for the Single Touch Payroll technical committee meeting held on 24 October 2018 are now available.
26 October 2018 Single Touch Payroll If you missed the STP small employer webcast, the recording is now available.
24 October 2018 Trans-Tasman e-Invoicing Tune in to the trans-Tasman e-Invoicing webinar on Thursday 8 November 2018 to find out more about the initiative and its objectives.
23 October 2018 Reminder to check SuperStream certificate expiry and notify us of any changes If you need to update SuperStream certificates you must inform us of the upcoming change at least one month prior to expiry.
23 October 2018 Single Touch Payroll Throughout November, we are contacting employers (with 19 or less employees) using payroll software about STP. Find out what we will be telling your users.
19 October 2018 Single Touch Payroll technical committee meeting - 24 October 2018 The agenda including updated action items for this meeting are now available.
18 October 2018 Trans-Tasman e-Invoicing We have made updates to the e-Invoicing interoperability framework and associated guides to extend the framework to the New Zealand economy.
17 October 2018 2019 Change advices The SMSF change advices have been updated and are now available.  You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view controlled information.