Interactive - The story of tax

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The story of tax is a short interactive that highlights the direct link between the effectiveness of the tax system and the enrichment of the community.

It can be used as a quick overview of how tax has evolved over time in an Australian context. The interactive includes six pause points with accompanying text.

The story of tax – accessible text transcript.

The story of tax worksheets:

 The story of tax - PDF version

 

  • 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.

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