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ATO responds to practitioners' technology concerns

The ATO has defended its use of technology, telling tax agents they must understand the evolving environment and modify their practices accordingly.

ATO responds to practitioners' technology concerns
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Following a recent AccountantsDaily poll in which more than 80 per cent of accountants claimed the ATO’s use of technology is costing them productivity, Colin Walker – the ATO's assistant commissioner, practitioner risk and consultation/ tax practitioner, lodgement strategy and compliance support – said technology is driving change across the profession and accountants must “modify” their practices accordingly.

Read the full story at AccountantsDaily.

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