With just over four months to go before AUSkey retires, the ATO’s chief digital officer helps explain how myGovID will be phased in, while allaying some set-up concerns.
ATO details myGovID implementation roadmap
Delaying the closure of the ATO’s old tax and BAS agent portals would put a “significant risk” on the agency’s move towards a single accounting system, an ATO official has explained.
ATO provides clarity over portal closure
Close to one in three tax agents who have yet to transition to the ATO’s new online services for agents will now be forced to make the move as the Tax Office announces its plan to shut down the tax and BAS agent portals by the end of November.
ATO to end access to tax and BAS agent portals by 29 Nov
Just over one in two accountants are comfortable in advising their clients on technological changes impacting their business, despite an overwhelming majority acknowledging that technological trends will have a big impact in the future, a new MYOB report shows.
Accountants hesitant on technology advice: MYOB report
Mid-tier firm RSM will move its practice management and information systems to the cloud after reaching an agreement with accounting software provider Xero and practice management software provider GreatSoft.
Xero scores biggest migration with mid-tier deal
Tax and BAS agents could soon be using myGovID to access online services for agents as soon as next month, as the ATO looks to ramp up its preparation for the decommissioning of AUSkey.
ATO readies for ramped-up myGovID push