Please be advised that e-tax is not compatible with Linux or Apple Macintosh computers.
However, e‑tax has been tested successfully on an Apple computer running OS X v10.4.3 with Virtual PC 7 software emulating a recommended Windows operating system.
The Tax Office recommends that your computer meets the following requirements in order for you to use e-tax.
PC with Intel Pentium or equivalent.
Windows 2000 Professional Service Pack 4, XP Service Pack 2 (32 bit) or Vista Service Pack 1 (32 bit).
To download e-tax: Most browsers will enable you to download e-tax, including any version of Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7 or Firefox 2.0.
To lodge a tax return: Browser components are not used in the lodgment process.
To lodge an online baby bonus claim: Use any version of Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7 or Firefox 2.0.
Screen reader: Jaws (6.0, 7.0 or 8.0) or Window-Eyes Professional (5.0, 5.5 or 6.0) and select the option for the vision impaired during installation.
Magnification software: Most commercial versions of screen magnification software should work with the standard installation of e-tax.
Internet access (not via a proxy server).
Full administration rights on your PC.
I trust that this information will be of assistance to you.