What are the ATO online services?
Welcome to ATO online services. By registering with us, you can access a range of tax and super services in one place, including lodging your tax return and activity statements, and keeping track of your super. It’s convenient, secure and accessible at any time.
What online services are available to tax agents?
A number of online services are available to tax agents, including Online services for agents and the practitioner lodgment service (PLS).
How do I access the online services for agents?
To access our online services, you'll need to use myGovID and Relationship Authorisation Manager (RAM). The functions available to you will depend on your Access Manager permissions. Online services for agents is our main channel for you to interact with us online.
What is included in the tax agent or bas agent online services?
Our Tax agent or BAS agent online services guides include a detailed list of the queries and functions you can complete in OSfA. Each task you complete in OSfA includes prompts to assist you. You can also select the Help button on the right-hand side of the screen for further information.
What is OSfA ATO?
Online services for agents (OSfA) is a secure system for registered tax and BAS agents and their authorised staff. It provides access to a range of client information and services.
Who uses the agent portal in Australia?
The ATOThe ATO utilised the functionality of the Tax Agent Portal to develop the Business Portal.
How do I log into the business portal?
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What is the ATO portal used for?
They let you manage your business reporting and transactions at a time that is convenient for you. If you use a registered tax or BAS agent for your tax and superannuation matters, you can still access our online services.
What replaced ATO business Portal?
service Online services for businessThe Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has 'flicked the switch' on for its new service Online services for business, replacing its existing Business Portal. The change makes Online services for business the ATO's default service for businesses that interact directly with the ATO online.
Do tax agents use myGov?
Tax agents can view their individual clients' mail in the tax agent portal. As this method of communicating with taxpayers is new to the ATO, tax agents will likely check the tax agent portal for any mail you have received via your myGov Inbox and forward you a copy.
How do I create a myGov business portal?
How to set up a myGov account:Go to myGov and select Create a MyGov account and accept the terms and conditions.Enter your own unique Email address. ... Enter your mobile number.Create a password and secret questions for extra security.The myGov account is created and you will be emailed a copy of your myGov username.
Is ATO business Portal working?
Online services for business is the ATO online channel for businesses to manage their tax and super. The Business Portal retired at the end of July 2021. For details of upcoming maintenance events, visit the systems maintenance page or if your issue relates to troubleshooting, visit the troubleshooting page.
How do I find my ATO linking code?
Phone us on 13 28 61 to get a linking code. We will ask you some questions to prove who you are. tax file number ■ linking code.
How do I add a company to my ATO portal?
Go to Account settings. Under General settings select Manage ABN Connections. Click on Connect an ABN.
Why do I need myGovID?
Your myGovID is your digital identity and unique to you. The myGovID app lets you prove who you are and securely sign in to participating government online services, including myGov. Your myGov account lets you link to government services online in one place.
What is the business portal?
The Business Portal is your gateway to our online services for businesses. It provides easy and convenient access to information and allows you to conduct transactions with the ATO in a secure, online environment.
What is an agent portal?
Agent Portal means the online records provided for Host Contacts and Specified Personnel that includes access to training modules (My Learning) and messaging (Organisation Online Mail – OOM).
What is an agency portal?
The Agency Portal page is the primary page for a recruiting agency's users. From this page, agency users can do the following: View all requisitions that are visible to the user. View all candidates that have been submitted by the user. View the details of a job requisition.
Online services for agents
Online services for agents is our main channel for you to interact with us online.
Standard Business Reporting (SBR) and the practitioner lodgment service (PLS)
SBR is a standard approach to digital record keeping and simplifies reporting to government. The PLS is a service accessed by your practice management software and operates on the SBR platform. This service enables you to interact digitally with us through your SBR-enabled software.
Australian Business Register
You can access your clients' Australian business number (ABN) details online using the Australian Business Register External Link . Use your myGovID to log in to the Tax professional services External Link and:
Departing Australia superannuation payments (DASP) online system
You can use the DASP online intermediary application to claim superannuation on behalf of your temporary resident clients who have departed Australia and no longer have active visas.
What is online services for business?
Online services for business is the default online service for businesses, approved self-managed super fund (SMSF) auditors and other organisations to engage with the ATO. This service is streamlined and contemporary – you can access it at any time on multiple devices, including smart devices such as your phone or tablet.
What is the phone number for the IRS?
Contact us. For help within Online service for business during the public beta phone 13 28 66 between 8.00am and 6.00pm Monday to Friday and 10.00am and 2.00pm Saturday. For assistance with your tax and superannuation affairs, contact us.
Online Services For Agents
- Online services for agents is our main channel for you to interact with us online. You can use it to: 1. view and update your clients' registration details 2. prepare, lodge, view and print activity statements for your clients 3. view client account information 4. request refunds and credit transfers on behalf of your clients 5. communicate with us...
Standard Business Reporting
- SBR is a standard approach to digital record keeping and simplifies reporting to government. The PLS is a service accessed by your practice management software and operates on the SBR platform. This service enables you to interact digitally with us through your SBR-enabled software. You can prepare reports directly from your SBR-enabled practice software and lodge using the P…
Australian Business Register
- You can access your clients' Australian business number (ABN) details online using the Australian Business RegisterExternal Link. Use your myGovID to log in to the Tax professional servicesExternal Linkand: 1. change secure ABN information (for example, postal address and public officer) and receive confirmation of the change in the same internet session 2. apply for …
Departing Australia Superannuation Payments (DASP) Online System
- You can use the DASP online intermediary application to claim superannuation on behalf of your temporary resident clients who have departed Australia and no longer have active visas. See also: 1. DASP online intermediary application system