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Important update about the Schoolkids Bonus

As Parliament is yet to pass the legislation to end the Schoolkids Bonus, the January 2014 instalment has now been paid to eligible families and students. Payment of future instalments of the Schoolkids Bonus, including for July 2014, will depend on when the legislation is passed by Parliament. If you claim Family Tax Benefit as a lump sum at the end of the financial year, you will be paid the Schoolkids Bonus, if you're eligible, after we assess your claim and after your income has been confirmed. Read more about this important update