The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) encourages graduates from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds to apply for their award-winning graduate program. With a Gold level status in the Australian Workplace Equality Index, the ATO is committed to supporting diversity and providing a safe working

Did you know approximately 50% of previous IT graduates are from CALD backgrounds?

The 2025 graduate intake is open to graduates who have completed their degree within the last five years, as well as for grads if 2024 is their final year of study.
Successful applicants will undertake meaningful work that makes a big impact on the lives of all Australians, from combatting crime and fraud to protecting the data of millions of people.

The ATO Graduate Program offers:

  • a competitive starting salary of $67,577, plus 15.4% super. Once you complete the program, you’ll secure a permanent position, and a pay rise! Your salary will be $75,279, (plus 15.4% super) and as an APS 4 officer within the ATO, you can earn up to $81,703 (plus 15.4% super)
  • two challenging work rotations to develop your skills and explore different work streams
  • a positive work-life balance with flexible work arrangements and generous leave entitlements
  • the opportunity to complete the program in one of our many locations across the country, including
    regional areas.

Graduates will receive the support, training and guidance they need to build a successful career as part of a diverse and inclusive workplace of almost 20,000 employees.

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