Labor promises to appoint second ATO commissioner to deal with small business disputes if elected

SmartCompany, August 31, 2018

Labor has promised Australian small businesses a brand new commissioner for the Australian Taxation Office (ATO), to deal specifically with SME and taxpayer disputes as a way to help Australian businesses get “the care and attention they deserve”.

In a statement released today, Shadow Minister for Small Business and Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen announced the new policy, saying Labor is committed to giving all taxpayers, but “particularly small business”, a fair appeals process for ATO disputes. READ MORE: