Guides and Instructions

The Budget 2019–20 was released on Tuesday 2 April 2019.

The measures announced as part of the Budget 2019-20 are subject to receiving royal assent and are therefore not yet law.

While we provide input...

Current from: 28 May 2019

We are seeking your feedback on the updated Digital service provider (DSP) Operational Framework Requirements.

The DSP Operational Framework (the Framework) addresses the shared risks presented by the growth of our digital services across the...

Current from: 19 Nov 2018

Guidance note and response to industry feedback

This guidance note sets out the requirements for the electronic portability form (EPF) specifications and message payloads.

The...

Current from: 25 Sep 2018

This guide is designed to assist super funds to develop a virtual (electronic) form to facilitate their members giving them a Notice of intent to claim or vary a deduction for personal super contributions, as...

Current from: 25 Sep 2018

This guide provides information to assist in validating Payment Reference Numbers (PRN) for Australian Taxation Office payments.

We receive over 20 million payments annually. Of these, approximately 10% of payments require correction due to...

Current from: 1 Aug 2018

There is currently a known issue where an individual’s Total superannuation balance (TSB) includes amounts which have been duplicated. This error is caused by our systems being unable to match Member Contribution Statements (MCS) and Transfer Balance...

Current from: 15 Jun 2018

The Single Touch Payroll: DSP guide to navigating the SBR technical artefacts has been developed through consultation with the Single Touch Payroll document navigation focus group...

Current from: 30 May 2018

Bulk data exchange (BDE) error and warning codes and messages

Reports included:

  • Payment summary annual report (PSAR)
  • Taxable payment annual report (TPAR)
  • Annual investment income report (AIIR)...
Current from: 17 Aug 2017

The Item A3 calculator allows users to calculate the correct amounts for the A3 labels on the individual tax return. This will ensure they receive the correct amount of government super co-contribution.

The A3 calculation is based on information...

Current from: 22 Feb 2017

We have changed the Standard choice form to allow employers to collect additional information that is now required under the SuperStream changes...

Current from: 12 Jan 2017

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