Tax Office wants access to phone data to catch frauds

Sally Whyte
Updated September 21 2019 - 9:56pm, first published September 12 2019 - 4:30am

The Tax Office's investigations into tax fraud are being hampered, and offenders may be getting away because the agency doesn't have access to telecommunications data, unlike similar government agencies like the Australian Securities and Investment Commission.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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