Penalties soon to apply for overdue TPARs

March 7, 2024 | Robyn Bull

Businesses that pay contractors to provide certain services may need to lodge a Taxable Payments Annual Report (TPAR) by 28 August each year.

From 22 March, the ATO will apply penalties to businesses that:

Taxpayers that do not need to lodge a TPAR can submit a ‘non-lodgment advice form’.  Taxpayers that no longer pay contractors can also use this form to indicate that they will not need to lodge a TPAR in the future.