Authority Updates - National - December 2016

ATO Christmas and New Year closure

ATO closure

A reminder that as per usual the ATO will close for the Christmas and New Year Period, from midday EDT Tuesday 24 December 2013 until 7.00am EDT Thursday 2 January 2014.

During this period they will not be processing any clearance certificates for foreign investments, so we recommend you apply early if your vendor is required to produce a certificate.

For returns lodged electronically between 10 December and 24 December 2013, refunds are expected to issue from Thursday 2 January 2014. Refunds for returns lodged from 24 December 2013 will start to issue in the week beginning 13 January 2013.

For more info, please see ATO website.

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