1taxreturn.com.au is trading as PTE Partners Pty Ltd

#1 Tax Return Agent for Domestic and International Students in Australia

      • No skills required
      • Applications processed within 48 hours
      • Experienced agents
      • Tax Return in 14 days
      • Open 7 days a week

COVID-19 has taken a toll on us all, but especially Australia’s students. The last thing you want to worry about right now is your taxes! But wouldn’t it be nice to get your tax return and have a little extra money for your takeout food, online shopping or pay tuition fees?

More than 74% of Australians use a tax agent service to get the largest return they can. But “#1 Tax Return” is one of the few that works directly with students!

How our service works?

First Step

Fill out the paperwork

Our quick forms take less than 15 minutes to complete and simply ask for your tax details. Our online agents will guide you if needed.

Second Step

Reviewed by professionals

Our licensed tax agents will review your tax return in 48hours and looks for extra deductions to maximise your tax refund.

Third Step

Get paid!

After your tax return is finalised and lodged with the ATO your funds will go right to your bank within 14 days of submitting your application.

We know there’s more on your mind right now than filing your taxes. That’s why we strive to make the process convenient and quick for you, so you can get the return you deserve and get back to focusing on what matters most. Our services are available online, so you can contact us from anywhere. We work specifically with students and have seen countless cases, so we can help no matter your circumstances. Best of all, it takes just 10-15 minutes to fill out your paperwork!

Choose the Plan for You:

I worked under TFN (tax file number) only.

Single service charge $99 

    • 48 – hour service
    • 7 days a week online support
    • No skills required
    • Get your return within 2 weeks!

I worked under both TFN and ABN.

Package price $159

  • 48 – hour service
  • 7 days a week online support
  • No skills required
  • One fee for both ABN and TFN taxes
  • Get your return within 2 weeks!

Where usually taxpayers lose their money?

Claiming work related expenses:

(All students)

RSA/RSG/White card

You can claim course fees if you found a job after you finished the course. You can also return taxes for RSA, RSG, White card and other certificates.<br /> Claim $80 - 100


Claim tools expenses if you are a tradie, or a laptop price if you are a freelance graphic designer. Claim $200 - 2000

Work related expenses

You can return all job-related expenses, even a sunscreen. Claim $20-200

Claiming Self-education expenses:

(Australian students only)

Short courses:

You can claim fees to seminars, conferences, study tours or even e-learning. Claim $100-1500

Formal course

You can claim a formal course tuition fees $2,000 - 40,000

All expenses related to studies

Books, stationary, travel from work, computer. Claim $100-2000

Other expenses:

HELP / Austudy

Newstart allowance

Youth allowance

About us

1taxreturn.com.au is fully operated by PTE Partners Pty Ltd. The company was established in 2009 by our CEO Miriam Toro after she graduated from the University of New South Wales. Annually company provide service for over 3000 clients. We help with personal, company taxes, as well help to claim Superannuation for temporary visa holders who been studying in Australia.

As you can see, we know a lot about student tax. No doubt you are in good hands! Contact 1taxreturn today to maximise your tax return and to see how much you could receive on your tax return!

worked under TFN

I worked under TFN and ANB


Who is eligible for a tax return? + -

If you have TFN (Tax File Number) and been working legally in Australia you were taxed. Every year from 1the first of July till 31st of October you can apply for a tax return.

Are you licensed to do tax return? + -

Yes, we have all available licenses to proceed professional tax return service for your. 1taxreturn.com.au is trading as PTE Partners Pty Ltd Registered Tax Agent TPB Registration #69399005. We also accredited members of CPA practise.

How much of taxes I can return? + -

Every tax return is individual and based only on your personal income and circumstances. We specialise to work with students in Australia and can help you to maximise your tax return.

How long it will take to receive tax return? + -

We will process your application in 48 hours. It will take up to 14 days for ATO to return your paid taxes.

When is the tax return deadline? + -

You need to lodge your tax return by 31st of October, starting on the 1st of July.

Can I apply for a tax return if I already left Australia? + -

Yes, you can. Please add your local account number, swift code, and bank address so we can transfer money to your bank account.

Will I get money directly from the ATO? + -

Yes, you will get your finds from ATO to your bank account. We do not withhold any of your funds. However, if you’ve already left Australia and wish us to help you with your tax return, we will need to hold your fees and send them to your account directly.

How do I know if my return was successfully lodged? + -

We will keep you updated on every step by email.

When can I see the tax refund estimate? + -

After we receive your tax application, our licensed tax agent will review your details and maximise your claim. After that, we will send you your tax application to review.

Wondering if it is safe to buy online? + -

We protected your data with an SSL certificate, just like Amazon or The Iconic online stores.

Can I pay service fee by card? + -

You will have various payment options such as Visa/Mastercard or debit/credit card.

Do I have to pay when I lodge my tax return? + -

Yes, we collect our fee no matter what your claim is. We do not charge a percent or any other additional fees. You only pay for the service you choose.

What are the working hours of 1taxreturn.com.au? + -

Online service is available 7 days a week from 7 a.m. until 11 p.m.