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It’s time to update your income details
We need your income details to make sure your child is still eligible for their payment.
2015-16 tax returns are now overdue
To avoid a debt, lodge your tax return or tell us that you don’t need to lodge one.
How you can improve your online security
Take charge of your online security when you do business with us and avoid identity theft and scammers.
Our new look website arrived 27 August
We’ve updated the website to make it easier to use.
Family Day Care operator and trust income reviews
Income reviews for some Family Day Care operators and trust benefactors are underway.
Check, collect, claim and maintain
Follow these easy steps to make claiming with us easier.
We’re asking you to create a voiceprint
Voiceprint makes using our phone system easy, and it’s safer and more secure than using a PIN.
School’s out! What’s next?
The end of high school is fast approaching. What’s next? Here are some tips to help with your decision making.
Child Care Rebate quarterly payments are coming soon
If you receive Child Care Rebate (CCR) quarterly, your payment is on its way.
Lump sum claiming for 2016-17 is now open
You have until 30 June 2018 to submit your claim for family assistance.
Centrelink payment summaries are now available
Details from your 2016-17 Centrelink payment summary have been pre-filled for you in myTax.
Child care payments are being balanced soon
This year we’ll start balancing child care payments from 24 July 2017.
Do you have reportable fringe benefits?
The way we assess reportable fringe benefits has changed. This may affect your family income estimate.
The ordinary waiting period has changed for some new claims
You may now need to serve a 1 week waiting period.
Changes to family payments
Don’t forget, there are changes to some family payments from 1 July 2017.
Eligible recipients get one-off energy payment
The One-off Energy Assistance Payment will be paid from 26 June 2017.
Our new look Payment and Service Finder is now available
A great new way to help you find, estimate and compare payments, and locate services.
Don’t need to lodge a tax return?
We still need information from you to balance your family payments.
Lodge your 2016-17 tax return so we can balance your payments
We need to confirm your income before we can balance your family assistance payments.
The subsidy benefit does not exist - it’s a scam
A new scam about a subsidy benefit is being emailed to people and claiming to be from us.