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Now and then, you may find that you have been penalised by the Australian Tax Office (ATO) for misconduct. This misconduct may arise for not taking reasonable care in claiming a deduction to which you are not entitled or making a false or misleading statement. ATO imposes this so that the taxpayers take reasonable care in complying with their obligations. However, if you do not agree on this claim then you may ask ATO to remit it. For some penalties, you may object through the objection process.
You can ask for a reduction or cancellation of any penalty which includes the penalty for failing to:
You can contact ATO about your request: