To notify the ATO, you first need to complete the steps in Connect to the ATO in MYOB Essentials. This is to:
Get the Software ID This is unique number for your business, you can't share it. If you use the wrong Software ID the ATO will reject your reports. You'll get this number when you compete the steps to connect to the ATO.
Confirm you've notified the ATO Do this as the final step in the connect to the ATO process. If you confirm without notifying the ATO, the ATO will reject your reports.
Who does this?
I process payroll for the business
One person from the business must notify the ATO you're using MYOB as your software provider for Single Touch Payroll reporting.
You must complete these steps yourself. You can’t get your agent to complete these steps on your behalf.
I am a tax or BAS agent who processes payroll for the business
One agent must notify the ATO you're using MYOB as your software provider for Single Touch Payroll reporting for the business.
You’ll need to enter your own details here, signed into MYOB as yourself. You cannot complete this on behalf of your client.