Home page | Australian Taxation Office

The ATO is the Government’s principal revenue collection agency. Our role is to manage and shape the tax, excise and superannuation systems that fund ... Overview

The website is the official website of the Australian Taxation Office, which serves as the primary revenue collection agency for the government of Australia. The homepage of the website is titled "Home page | Australian Taxation Office" and provides a brief description of the role of the ATO in managing and shaping the tax, excise, and superannuation systems that fund services for Australian citizens.

The website appears to be family-friendly, with no inappropriate content or language on the site. It is hosted by Macquarie Corporate Telecommunications hosting and has a top-level domain of .AU. The site's SSL certificate has been issued by DigiCert Inc, which speaks to the security of the website.

According to Alexa, the site has 47,311 unique visitors per day, who collectively generate 265,414.71 pageviews. The estimated site value is $3,482,100 USD, indicating that the site is both popular and valuable. Based on its scores on PageSpeed Insights, the website seems to be in need of some improvements to its performance and best practices, but overall it scores quite well on accessibility and SEO.

In terms of the site's structure, the homepage features a clean and simple design, with a prominent search bar that takes up the bulk of the screen. The top navigation menu provides easy access to the different sections of the site, including individuals, businesses, tax professionals, super, and more. There are also quick links to some of the most frequently accessed pages on the site, such as lodgments, refunds, and payments.

The homepage also features news and updates related to taxation, as well as links to resources such as forms and calculators. The site also includes a help and support section for those who need assistance with their taxes or have questions about the services provided by the ATO. Overall, the structure of the site is intuitive and easy to navigate, with a clear focus on providing helpful information and resources to Australian taxpayers. Rank Summary

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ASN Title: Macquarie Corporate Telecommunications

Last Update: 11/12/2023

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