WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
terms and conditions apply to the use of this website, including the submission
of taxation returns, the accessing or use of information and the making of payments.
using this website for these or any other purposes, you agree to be bound by
these terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions,
you must refrain from using this website. These terms and conditions must be
read in conjunction with any other applicable terms and conditions governing
the use of this website, including any user agreement, user manuals and Notice
of Approval for a Special Tax Return issued by the Commissioner under Section
49 of the Taxation
Administration Act 1997.
In these terms and conditions, unless the context
the Commissioner of State Revenue appointed under Section 7 of the Taxation
Administration Act 1997 (Tas), and any office which substantially succeeds
to the duties, functions and powers of that office.
“Copyright Act” means
Act 1968 (Cwlth), as amended or replaced from time to
“Crown” means The
Crown in Right of Tasmania.
“Purposes” means the
purposes set out in clause 3.
to the Terms and Conditions
The Crown reserves the right to amend these terms and
conditions from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon the
amended terms and conditions being uploaded to, and accessible from, this
website. Your continued use of this website following such an amendment will
represent an agreement by you to be bound by these terms and conditions as
3. Purposes of
Unless the Crown agrees otherwise in writing, you are
provided with access to this website only for the following purposes:
lodgement of taxation returns and information
lodgement of other information
to, and use of, information on this website
making of payments through this website.
on Use of this Website
Unless otherwise stated in these Terms and Conditions you
acknowledge that you are permitted to use this website only for the Purposes.
Subject to clause 6, the Crown does not accept any
responsibility regarding the accuracy, completeness, or relevance to your
purposes (whether Purposes or otherwise), of the information on this website. You
are advised to verify any information obtained from this website with the
relevant Commonwealth or State government department, local government body or
other appropriate source and to obtain any appropriate professional advice.
No warranty is given that:
(a) anything obtained from this website is
free of infection by computer viruses or other contamination;
(b) access to this website or any part
of it will be free from interruption; or
(c) the services provided by this
website will function to a particular level, standard, expectation or
Any links to other websites that have been included on this
website are provided for your convenience only. The Crown accepts no responsibility
for the accuracy, availability, or appropriateness to your purposes, of any
information or services on any other website.
The Crown and its officers, employees and agents accept no
liability, however arising (including liability for negligence), for any loss
resulting from your use of or reliance upon the information or services on this
website, or your reliance upon the availability of such information or services
at any time.
6. Exception to
Despite clause 5, and subject to Part 4 of the Taxation
Administration Act 1997 (Tas), the Crown will:
(a) refund the amount of any overpayment
made by you through this website; and
(b) not impose a penalty for, or charge
interest upon, the amount of any underpayment made by you (except where that
underpayment has subsequently been notified to you and has not then been
rectified within the applicable time limit);
to the extent that the overpayment or underpayment is actually
caused by your reasonable reliance on any information on this website.
The Crown is not liable to pay any other amounts, including
damages or compensation, for loss or damage suffered due to your reliance on
any information or services on this website.
The disclaimer set out in clause 5 does not attempt or
purport to exclude liability arising under statute to the extent that such
liability cannot be lawfully excluded.
You must take your own precautions to ensure that your use
of or access to this website does not expose you to the risk of viruses,
malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage or disrupt
your own computer system.
The Crown accepts no liability for, and makes no warranties
in respect of, any interference or damage to your own computer system or any other
loss (including loss of data or files) which arises in connection with your use
of this website or any linked website.
All material (including test, graphics, logos, icons, sound
recordings, video recordings and software) published on this website is
protected so far as is allowed by the provisions of the Copyright Act.
Apart from any use permitted by the Copyright Act, the Crown
grants to you a licence (within the meaning of the Copyright Act) to download,
print and otherwise reproduce the material on this website for non-commercial
If it is indicated on this website that specific material
may be used for commercial purposes, you are licensed to the extent so
expressed and subject to the condition that the copyright owner’s name and
interest in the material be acknowledged when the material is reproduced or
quoted, either in whole or in part.
For permission to reproduce or use material on this website
beyond this limited licence, you must first obtain written consent from the Crown
through the Department of Treasury and Finance.
9. Security of Transmission
The Crown is not responsible for, and makes no warranties
in respect of, the security of any transmission of information you make to the
Crown through this website. Accordingly, any such transmission is made at your
own risk and the Crown will not be responsible for any loss suffered as a
consequence of the transmission.
Nothing in this clause 9 derogates from:
(a) the terms of the Crown’s personal information protection
statement (as amended or replaced from time to time), located at http://www.tas.gov.au/stds/pip.htm;
(b) the Crown’s obligations under the Personal
Information Protection Act 2004 (Tas) or the Privacy Act
in respect of information collected or received by the
You agree not to disclose any username or password to use
this website to any other person and acknowledge that you are responsible for
maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password.
Access to this website may be terminated at any time by the
Crown without notice. These terms and conditions survive any such termination.
12. Governing Law
These terms and conditions are governed by the laws in
force in Tasmania. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of Tasmania
in respect of any matter arising out of these terms and conditions or your use
of this website.
The Crown accepts no liability for any failure of the Crown
or its officers, employees or agents to comply with these terms and conditions
where such failure is due to circumstances beyond the Crown’s reasonable
If the Crown waives any rights available to it under these
terms and conditions on one occasion, this does not mean that those rights are
waived on any other occasion.
If any of these terms and conditions are held to be
invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, those terms and conditions
are severed to the extent of the invalidity, unenforceability or illegality and
the remaining terms and conditions continue in full force.
14. To Access the
To access the website, click where indicated. By doing so,
you acknowledge that you have read, understood and accept these terms and
conditions of use.