ATO data matching projects
The ATO has announced that it will conduct the following three data matching projects:
- Online selling – the ATO will obtain details of online sellers who sold goods and services to the value of $10,000 or more in the 2011/12 and/or 2012/13 financial years via online selling sites. It will collect data relating to between 15,000 and 25,000 individuals for 2012 and 2013 from eBay Australia & New Zealand Pty Ltd.
- Childcare Service and Educator Payments – the ATO will acquire details of more than 12,000 taxpayers receiving taxable Childcare Service and Educator Payments from the Department of Education for the 2011/12 and 2012/13 financial years.
- Qld State Gov’t payments and grants – the ATO will acquire details of more than 5,000 individuals receiving taxable payments and grants from the Queensland State Government for the 2010/11, 2011/12 and 2012/13 financial years.