Centrelink payment summary
Your payment summary shows your taxable and tax-related payments within a financial year.
You need this to lodge a tax return.
What’s on it
Your payment summary includes:
- your Centrelink payments
- payment dates
- tax deductions
- tax exemptions
Read about setting up tax deductions when paying tax on a Centrelink payment.
If your payment changes
If your payment changes, we will automatically send a payment summary to you. We will send this:
- by post, or
- if you register for Centrelink letters online, to your:
- myGov inbox
- Centrelink online account, or
- Express Plus Centrelink mobile app
View your payment summary
Your Centrelink payment summary will be pre-filled for you if you use:
- myTax, or
- a registered tax agent
You can view, download or request a copy of your payment summary using: