Natural disaster help

There are times that can be really challenging for small business. If you're affected by an event or natural disaster, such as a flood, bushfire, cyclone, drought or storm the ATO can support you.

The ATO will give you time to recover and help you sort out your tax affairs when you’re ready.

You can visit the ATO Natural disaster support webpage or phone the ATO Emergency Support Infoline on 1800 806 218 to discuss what support options are available for your circumstances.

If you’re worried you won’t be able to pay on time or you’ve already missed a due date, the ATO has a range of options to support you. Visit the ATO Help with paying webpage or contact the ATO as early as possible so they can work with you to find a solution. It's never too late to contact them and ask for help.

Starting a small business

Steps Progress

Is my hobby a business?

9 mins

Business structures overview

5 mins

Business registrations

5 mins

Sole trader structure

7 mins

Partnership structure

10 mins

Company structure

13 mins

Trust structure

7 mins

Small business support

10 mins

Related courses

1 mins

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