Australian Taxation Office Reviews

Updated 24 Jun 2020

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3.9
84%
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88%
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Australian Taxation Office Commissioner of Taxation Chris Jordan
Chris Jordan
54 Ratings
  1. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Parramatta

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

    Pros

    Great work environment to be within

    Cons

    Repetitive, unrealistic KPI's, transportation & ethic

  2. "Ato"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment , not too difficult , looked after

    Cons

    Work gets repetitive and boring , low scope to move up

  3. "The benefits were good, pay could have been better. Ideally work here as a contractor."

    3.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Systems Administrator in Brisbane
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexibility Superannuation Work from home Purchased leave

    Cons

    Red tape Lack of decisiveness No one wants to improve or progress

  4. Helpful (2)

    "Great"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Client Engagement Officer in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Salary is quite good - Work/life balance is amazing - Company culture is supportive

    Cons

    - A lot of red tape but that is to be expected working in government

  5. "ATO is a great place to work."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, great work life balance.

    Cons

    Red tape and sometimes jobs can be repetitive.

  6. "Senior Lawyer"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Lawyer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Australian Taxation Office full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Reasonable hours. Colleagues are mostly great.

    Cons

    Difficult to become EL1 or EL2 unless you are part of PGI (audit).

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  7. "Think twice"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Compliance Officer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible and short hours compared to private Easy and non-stressful job

    Cons

    Promises made are not kept Do not look after their staff No rewards for doing well or hard work

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  8. "Recommended"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tax Officer in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent flexible working conditions. Opportunity to develop your career in many directions.

    Cons

    They need to upgrade their technology.

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  9. "Auditor"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Australian Taxation Office full-time

    Pros

    Greate remuneration and benefits. Starting salary for graduates very high.

    Cons

    Environment a bit too relaxed

  10. "Good work/life balance"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Australian Taxation Office full-time

    Pros

    Supportive team and good work/life balance

    Cons

    challenging stakeholders as expected in any workplace

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