Registering an ABN is Free – Here is how to get your free ABN
There are numerous businesses and tax practitioners that provide ABN registration as a service for a fee. They provide professional assistance for different circumstances or business needs. Assisting those with complex businesses or uncertainty about the registration process.
However, obtaining an ABN is free and a relatively straightforward process. It can be completed in a matter of minutes, typically between 15 to 30 minutes.
All registration or cancellation of an ABN is free. However, different business owners for various reasons may choose to use a professional service for a fee help them with their business affairs. For those who prefer to save money and DIY the registration or cancellation of an ABN for free, its fairly easy and the actual government (ABR) can assist with answering any questions for either process.
For those who are unsure on whether to register an ABN for free or to pay a professional to assist. Calling a tax practitioner or registration service and asking questions in regards to the process and their fee may help in choosing if the paid or free option is better for you.
Get more detail on the registration or cancellation of an ABN below:
– How to create a Free ABN: Learn about who needs an ABN, the benefits of a ABN, what you need to register a ABN and other frequently asked questions on getting a ABN.
– Cancelling an ABN the right way for free: Learn how to cancel your ABN and the steps needed to be taken prior to cancelling your ABN to avoid issues or fees.
– Applying online for a ABN: If you are ready to apply for a free ABN, visit the Australian Business Register site to get started. To be prepared, please see the above information on How to create a Free ABN.