Australian Tax Office website crashes as people rush to lodge tax returns, withdraw super

Kirsten Lawson
By Kirsten Lawson
Updated July 1 2020 - 7:47am, first published 5:22am
The ATO's website has been overwhelmed with traffic on the first day of the new financial year. Picture: Supplied

The Tax Office website has crashed, as people rush to take another $10,000 from their superannuation accounts and lodge tax returns on the first day of the financial year.

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Kirsten Lawson

Kirsten Lawson

Political reporter

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