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.
  • Fact 14

    Women were employed for the first time at the ATO in 1917 as a result of the increased number of taxes due to the war and the loss of men to the war front.

Superannuation / super guarantee charge

A charge that employers have to pay to the ATO when they either pay super for their employees late or they don’t pay at all.

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