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

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22 February 2019 Add ABN Lookup to your software to make payments easier Make your clients payments easier by utilising the ABN Lookup service in your software. Find out how the inclusion of this service can help your clients business.
22 February 2019 Single Touch Payroll Legislation has passed to extend STP to include small employers (with 19 or less employees) from 1 July 2019. We will be contacting these employers soon. Find out about what we are telling your users, resources and our upcoming webcast.
20 February 2019 Annual investment income report (AIIR) specification draft v12.0.0 Draft version 12.0.0 of the Annual investment income report (AIIR) report specification has been released. Interested digital service providers can provide feedback by 5.00pm AEDT 6 March 2019.
20 February 2019 SuperStream Certified Product Register The SuperStream Certified Product Register has been updated to version 42.0.
19 February 2019 SBR transaction performance statistics - 2019 The latest report showing statistics on performance times for forms, reports and schedules lodged through Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is now available.
18 February 2019 Single Touch Payroll industry updates Read the latest STP industry update. We have listened to your feedback and included data on employer size segments and on-boarded substantial employers (by industry segment).
15 February 2019 Digital identity working group meeting - 13 February Outcomes of the meeting held on 13 February 2019 are now available.
15 February 2019 Known incidents and lists 2019 The latest incident list for SBR core and ebMS3 services is now available.
14 February 2019 Known outages Maintenance windows for SBR1 production, SBR2 production and SBR2 PROD2 Cloud services have been added for March, April, August, September, October, November and December 2019.
14 February 2019

Upcoming SBR2 PROD1 Public Certificate renewal

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The SBR2 PROD1 Public Certificate renewal is scheduled for deployment on Thursday 7 March 2019 at 7.00pm AEDT. Find out more.
13 February 2019 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 19 February 2019 The agenda for the PLS working group meeting on 19 February is now available.
13 February 2019 Digital identity working group meeting - 13 February The agenda and discussion pack for this meeting are now available.
12 February 2019 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 5 February 2019 The key outcomes and action items from this meeting are now available.
12 February 2019 Known outages SBR2 EVTE Cloud services will be unavailable from Wednesday 13 February 11.00pm AEDT to Thursday 14 February 7.00am AEDT.
12 February 2019 SBR transaction performance statistics - 2019 The latest report showing statistics on performance times for forms, reports and schedules lodged through Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is now available.
8 February 2019 Granular data for deductions mandatory from 1 July 2019 Tax professionals will be required to provide granular data for deductions in individual income tax returns from 1 July 2019.
8 February 2019 Online Services for DSPs We have updated our Online services for DSPs page to provide more information on actions you can perform, as well as improved clarity on steps to access our Online services.
8 February 2019 Single Touch Payroll technical committee meeting - 13 February 2019 The agenda for the first 2019 meeting of the Single Touch Payroll Technical Committee is now available.
7 February 2019 Transfers of shares and units (Listed Entities) report specification final v2.0.0 and test scenario The electronic reporting specification version (2.0.0) of the Transfers of Shares and Units (Listen Entities) has been updated due to data record, informational, and definitional changes.
5 February 2019 Reminder to notify us of electronic service address changes Notify us if you decommission, change or add a new electronic service address  (ESA) used by any self-managed super fund.
5 February 2019 Known outages Maintenance to SBR2 EVTE Cloud services on Thursday 7 March will now end on Friday 8 March at 7.30am.
5 February 2019 Trans-Tasman e-invoicing The Digital Capability Locator public and private beta Operational Framework requirements have been updated. Changes include updates to the encryption at rest requirement for DCPs and the addition of Operational Framework terms and conditions.
1 February 2019 Digital service provider Architecture Reference Group (DARG) The 2019 Digital service provider Architecture Reference Group has been established and the membership list is now available.
1 February 2019 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 22 January 2019 The key messages and action items from this meeting are now available.
1 February 2019 Practitioner lodgment service working group meeting - 5 February 2019 The agenda for this meeting is now available.
1 February 2019 Private health insurance report (PHIR) specification draft v3.0.1 The DRAFT Private health insurance report version 3.0.1 electronic reporting specification and the Private health insurance statement specification version 3.0.1 have been published. Interested digital service providers can provide feedback by 5.00pm AEDT 14 February 2019.
31 January 2019 Known outages Maintenance windows for SBR1, SBR2 production, SBR2 PROD2 Cloud services and SBR2 EVTE Cloud services have been added for February, March, May and June 2019.
30 January 2019 Trans-Tasman e-Invoicing The ATO is currently running production (Beta) pilots of the Digital Capability Locator (DCL) and interoperability framework with a group of digital service providers (DSPs).
30 January 2019 E-invoicing public beta pilot A public beta program is being undertaken to explore and test aspects of the e-Invoicing framework. Find out how to get involved in the public pilot.
29 January 2019 Transfers of shares and units (Market Participants) report (TSUMP.0002) XML draft version 2.1 The Transfers of shares and units (Market Participants) report  (TSUMP.0002) XML v2.1 has been released as a draft. Please consult the package contents document for more detailed information on the changes.
29 January 2019 Known outages SBR2 EVTE Cloud services will be unavailable from Thursday 21 February 9.00pm AEDT to Friday 22 February 5.00am AEDT. SBR1 EVTE and SBR2 EVTE Cloud services will be unavailable on Thursday 7 March from 7.30am AEDT to 7.30pm AEDT.
29 January 2019 Tax file number (TFN) declaration self-print specification v1.1.3 The following electronic reporting specifications have been released as a FINAL version in both tracked and clean versions.
This new version is to be used from 1 July 2019 onwards.
25 January 2019 Single Touch Payroll technical focus group: TFNDEC data 2019 The proposed additional changes for SBR2 TFND v5 and meeting outcomes for this meeting are now available.
24 January 2019 Transfers of shares and units (Market Participants) report specification draft version 1.2.0 Draft version 1.2.0 of the Transfers of Shares and Units (Market Participants) report specification has been released. Interested digital service providers can provide feedback by 5.00pm AEDT 14 February 2019.
23 January 2019 2019 Tax Time draft forms The 2019 draft return forms are now available. You must be logged into your account and have been granted access to view controlled information.
21 January 2019 Single Touch Payroll We have received an increased amount of interest from employers regarding the Single Touch Payroll employee commencement services. Find out how we are engaging with your users and how you can implement these services in your products.