Payroll tax audits of 16 GP practices spur RACGP petition against tax grab

The college hopes it can cut through to Victoria's new premier, Jacinta Allan.
Sarah Simpkins
Dr Anita Munoz.
Dr Anita Munoz.

More than a dozen GP practices in Victoria are facing payroll tax audits, the RACGP says, as it urges a grassroots campaign in waiting rooms targeting “the patient tax grab”. 

Victoria is the only state that has failed to acknowledge or react to new revenue office audits of GP practices based on a court ruling that suggested GPs may be considered employees for tax purposes.