ATO Garnishee Notice – Nothing to Worry About. Guess Again.
This month’s case study looks at the ATO’s ability to issue Garnishee Notices. Garnishees can be powerful and should be taken very seriously. Don’t underestimate the power of the ATO’s garnishee capabilities, even if their initial actions are unsuccessful. In this case the ATO continued to escalate their recovery actions by the use of Garnishees. So, something that was not that big a deal to the client soon turned into a massive problem. Background Our client operated an