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Former ATO staffer charged for accepting $150k bribe

A former ATO employee has been charged for accepting a $150,000 bribe to reduce a taxpayer’s personal and business debts of more than $6 million. 

Former ATO staffer charged for accepting $150k bribe
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The two faced Parramatta Local Court with the former ATO staffer charged with receiving a corrupting benefit as a Commonwealth public official, and unauthorised access to computer data under the Criminal Code Act 1995.

The civilian associate was charged with providing a corrupting benefit to a Commonwealth public official and bribery of a Commonwealth public official under the Criminal Code.

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