Your options and obligations for Farm Household Allowance.
If you get Farm Household Allowance, you need to send us your tax returns. This is so we can check if we paid you the right amount. Read more about farm business income reconciliation.
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Business income reconciliation
To calculate Farm Household Allowance, we compare your estimated and actual business income. We reconcile your business income at the end of each financial year.
Change of circumstances
You need to report any changes to your circumstances when you get Farm Household Allowance.
While travelling outside Australia
There are rules about when we can pay your Farm Household Allowance while you are outside Australia.
You can only get Farm Household Allowance for 4 years.
Overdrawn bank account
You can get help to manage your money if your bank account is overdrawn.
Helping you transition off
When you stop getting Farm Household Allowance you may be able to get other payments or support services.
Farmer Assistance Hotline
A phone service for farmers and their partners to talk to us about Farm Household Allowance.
Veteran Payment and your compensation claim affects your Income Support Payment
Information to help you make a choice between Veteran Payment and your income support payment.