Small Businesses are required to understand their tax compliance obligations with the ATO.
The ATO are there to assist small business to fully understand how the tax system works and what is required to be fully compliant.
They are also well aware that many small business owners have no formal accounting or training in tax compliance.
Be assured the ATO will always be fair, professional and empathetic when dealing small businesses.
Assistance is readily available at any time, and the best possible advice is if you have an issue with tax or BAS return talk to them early!