Taxation Compliance Officer

Taxation Compliance Officers are responsible for assessing taxation returns to ensure they comply with government policies and procedures.

As a Taxation Compliance Officer, you may also be required to liaise with auditors, manage registers and databases, and review client files. On average, a Taxation Compliance Officer earns $82,978 per annum.

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Average salary
$82,978 P/A

Source: (March 2016)
Min average salary
$72,377 P/A

Source: (March 2016)
Max average salary
$93,579 P/A

Source: (March 2016)
Job growth

Projection: 6% more Taxation Compliance Officers employed in Australia in 2018 (compared to 2013)

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Taxation Compliance Officer are:

  • NSW: 28%
  • VIC: 22%
  • QLD: 22%

Key skills required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Confident working with financial information
  • Able to resolve conflicts
  • Able to interpret complex legislation
  • Respectful of confidentiality of information
  • Able to work independently


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