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Electronic Lodgment Declaration (Form I)

This declaration is to be completed where a taxpayer elects to use the Electronic Lodgment Service.  It is the responsibility of the taxpayer to retain this declaration for a period of five years after the declaration is made, penalties may apply for failure to do so.

- I elect to use the Electronic Lodgment Service.

Electronic Funds Transfer - Direct Debit

Where you have requested an EFT direct debit some of your details will be provided to your financial institution and the Tax Office's sponsor bank to facilitate the payment of your taxation liability from your nominated account.

Electronic Funds Transfer Consent

This declaration is to be completed when an electronic funds transfer (EFT) of a refund is requested and the tax return is being lodged through the electronic lodgment service (ELS). The declaration must be signed by the taxpayer prior to the EFT details being transmitted to the Tax Office. If you elect for an EFT, all details below must be completed. Important: Care should be taken when completing EFT details as the payment of any refund will be made to the account specified.

- I authorise the refund to be deposited directly to the specified account in the tax return.


The ATO is authorised by the Taxation Administration Act 1953 to request your tax file number (TFN). We will use your TFN to identify you in our records. It is not an offence not to provide your TFN. However, you cannot lodge your income tax form electronically if you do not quote your TFN.

Taxation law authorises the ATO to collect information and to disclose it to other government agencies. For information about your privacy go to ato.gov.au/privacy

Important: The tax law imposes heavy penalties for giving false or misleading information.

The ATO will issue your assessment based on your tax return. However, the ATO has some time to review your tax return, and issue an amended assessment if a review shows inaccuracies that change the assessment. The standard review period is two years but for some taxpayers it is four years.

Registered Tax Agent Information

Tax Agent Name: Emily Leung

Tax Agent Number: 24788458

Taxpayer's Declaration

Read and sign the declaration after completing your tax return, including the Supplementary section, Business and professional items section and other schedules if applicable.

I declare that:

- The information provided to my registered tax agent for the preparation of this tax return, including any applicable schedules is true and correct.

- The agent is authorised to lodge this tax return.

- I have read and understood all the information in the Tax Return Declaration.


Please select the financial year in which the tax return is lodged.
(If you are signing for more than one tax return, please select 'Others' and put in the years you are signing for)
Please enter your 9 digit tax file number
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