Q: What happens if I have a large payable and can’t pay this in one payment?
A: You need to contact the ATO to make a payment arrangement making sure to ask if you are eligible for General Interest Charge free. To contact the ATO, Personal 13 28 61 Business 13 28 66 or we could call the ATO on your behalf to make the payment arrangement.
Q: What happens if I miss a payment within my payment arrangement?
A: Missing a payment breaks the agreement and interest will be charged. If several payments are missed the debt could be passed on to a debt collection agency .
Q: When I am in a payment arrangement and due to unforeseen circumstances find I cannot make the next payment what is the best course of action?
A: If you contact the ATO at least 3 days before the payment is due and notify them of the circumstances, it is all recorded and the next payment date is agreed then the arrangement is not broken.