Australian Taxation Office Reviews

Updated 27 Feb 2021

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Australian Taxation Office Commissioner of Taxation Chris Jordan
Chris Jordan
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  • "Lots of red tape, creativity is stifled, days can be slow(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Great people to work with but the recent public service job cuts have shaken up the organizational structure."

    3.0
     

    I worked at Australian Taxation Office

    Pros

    Great people working there and flexible with working arrangements

    Cons

    Not at the forefront of latest technology

  2. "auditor auditor"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office full-time

    Pros

    great innit is awesome fantastic

    Cons

    too many old people bludging

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  3. "Good overall"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Australian Taxation Office full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    work-life balance, good salary, nice colleagues,

    Cons

    hard to advance, all other good

  4. "Best role I’ve ever had"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Communications Officer in Brisbane
    Recommends

    I worked at Australian Taxation Office full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fabulous people, supportive environment, interesting projects. I was challenged, but in a good way.

    Cons

    Remote working was great, but had some disadvantages — with majority of team members based in Canberra. Had good systems to mitigate the negatives, but still wish I could have worked with more of my team in person.

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  5. "Excellent"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Director EL2 in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fantastic flexibility and work satisfaction.

    Cons

    Career advancement can be difficult

  6. "N/A"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - IT Analyst in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good environment and good work-life balance

    Cons

    less competitive salary as its not private

  7. "Great place to work part time"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Service Delivery 

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office part-time

    Pros

    Friendly people Good culture and environment

    Cons

    Hard to get shifts Change in management

  8. "Great role"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Client Engagement 

    I worked at Australian Taxation Office full-time

    Pros

    Challenging work, supportive work environment, good colleagues

    Cons

    Complicated job application & promotions process

  9. "decent work environment"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Applications Developer in Melbourne

    I worked at Australian Taxation Office full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work and life balance and decent pay public servant

    Cons

    Career growth is limit for IT

  10. "Supportive Leaders"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brisbane

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Managers and co-workers who are motivated to help you succeed and upskill. Effort and hard work is recognized.

    Cons

    Hiring process isn't very transparent or efficient.

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