Copyright

Copyright

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  • Fact 9

    The Australian Taxation Office started as the Commissioner of Land Tax in 1910 with a dozen employees. It was based in the Department of Treasury, situated in Melbourne, which was the seat of the Commonwealth Parliament until 1927.

Compliance costs

The expenses incurred by a business in meeting legislative requirements.

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