from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • initialism Australia Australian Taxation Office
  • initialism rail transport Automatic Train Operation
  • initialism aviation Assisted Take-Off


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word ATO.


  • The URL link reads as the familiar ato. address and redirects to a page that looks and feels like an ATO web page - complete with a functional version of the tax office's own toolbar and search engine at the top right of the page.

    iTnews Australia 2009

  • So it’s worth reminding the latter than the ATO is dumping support for the latter after this financial year, having decided that commercial providers can better serve the needs of the business sector.

    Wednesday, April 7, 2010 | Lifehacker Australia 2010

  • While the requirements for certain types of specific documents vary, the general position taken by the ATO is that documents should be kept for five years after you’ve received a notice of assessment relating to that year’s return.

    How Long Do You Need To Keep Tax Documents? | Lifehacker Australia 2009

  • The film as it now exists is being released by a company called ATO, which stands for Art Takes Over.

    'Undefeated': Real School Football (Almost) John Anderson 2012

  • Mr Shorten today revived the idea during the governance session of the Federal Government's tax forum, saying while the ATO was a world leader in tax administration it was crucial it continued to meet challenges of today and the future. | Top Stories 2011

  • Of all the days I could call the ATO, today is when they decided to do a systems upgrade, so they can't access my account.

    Sun Bloggers 2010

  • If you think your employer is shortchanging you, call the ATO on 13 10 20 or go to www. / superfunds. - Comments 2009

  • "A business would probably be wise to get taxation advice from their accountant or call the ATO if they have any confusion," he said.

    ARN News 2009

  • If you think your employer is shortchanging you, call the ATO on 13 10 20 or go to www. / superfunds. - Comments 2009

  • While your individual circumstances will obviously differ (and you should consult a professional if you want specific advice), the ATO had highlighted a number of key changes that are likely to affect lots of Australians.

    What New Options Affect Your Tax In 2009? | Lifehacker Australia 2009


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.