We thought we’d been strong in our criticism of the Australian Taxation Office! But the ABC Four Corners show airing this Monday 9 April at 8.30pm takes the criticism to a whole new level!
We’ve said of the ATO that it:
and we’ve asked:
- has the ATO attempted to pervert the course of justice?
Four Corners comes bang to the point in its title for the program: ‘Mongrel Bunch of Bastards’.
It’s a documentary exposing the mistreatment of small business people by the ATO.
Here’s the link to the ABC promo.
You’ll see and hear the stories of
- the people we helped when their ABNs were withdrawn late last year.
- people who’ve been falsely accused of fraud, just like Rod Douglass.
In the show I say that the ATO attacks vulnerable people.
We know this because of the huge effort we’ve put into defending self-employed people unfairly under attack from the ATO.