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Decision avoidance in the ATO

Posted by Leroy on July 30, 2014 at 6:09pm — 3 Comments

Will new laws threaten our privacy?

Posted by Convict on July 26, 2014 at 9:35pm

Vote for the rule of law?

Posted by Leroy on July 17, 2014 at 12:31am — 2 Comments

Free Speech 2014 - Let's take it and shape it!

Posted by steve davies on July 11, 2014 at 12:28pm — 4 Comments

Comcare is at it again

Posted by Convict on June 24, 2014 at 4:19pm — 17 Comments

Summary and opinion

Posted by Prof Freud on June 19, 2014 at 2:00am — 5 Comments

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Convict commented on Leroy's blog post 'Decision avoidance in the ATO'
"I also wonder whether or not that HCA decision is now redundant, given that it was handed down prior to the ATO restructuring? I confess to being confused but I haven't analysed this carefully. Why would risks exist under…"
12 hours ago
Convict commented on Leroy's blog post 'Decision avoidance in the ATO'
"Leroy, thanks for another interesting, insightful post. Thanks too for sharing your expertise. I have to take issue with one aspect though. When it comes to bullying staff, you will find that the delegation is there, trickling on down the line.…"
13 hours ago
Prof Freud commented on Leroy's blog post 'Decision avoidance in the ATO'
"Leroy  I think that there are many who can't scratch themselves without for instance asking permission from consultants many of who don't seem to know much seem to wield some dubious authority to be able to rubber stamp. I note your…"
23 hours ago
Leroy posted a blog post

Decision avoidance in the ATO

Traditionally, responsibility for decision-making in the public service was distributed by delegation. For example, I was once employed in a role in a State government department. I held a formal delegation under the relevant Act (administered by…See More

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