Judging Panel: Sally Bektas




Sally Bektas
Assistant Commissioner
Marketing and Communications
Australian Taxation Office


Sally has worked in diverse roles in the private sector, as well as for the Australian Federal Government. Since joining the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) in 2000, Sally has worked in a variety of business lines, including Private Groups and High Wealth Individuals, Micro Enterprise and Individuals and Personal Tax. Sally’s key achievements include being involved in shaping the vision and future strategies for Reinventing the ATO. As the Assistant Commissioner in Marketing and Communications, Sally leads a team to provide marketing and communication strategies and campaigns that target specific audiences. Strategies that provide solutions that are client-focused, integrated, high quality, innovative and creative.

Wacky facts

  • Fact 11

    The first new tax introduced after Federation was the Bank Notes Tax Act 1910 which introduced an Australian currency. It imposed a 10% tax on bank notes that had been previously issued privately. The new national currency first appeared in December 1910.

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Investment options

The range of investments into which individuals can invest their money.

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