Calculators and tools

You can find our most popular calculators and tools listed here, or refine your search options below. Make sure you click the ‘apply filter’ or ‘search’ buttons after selecting your refinement options to find the specific calculator or tool you need.

  1. Simple tax calculator
  2. Tax withheld calculator
  3. Progress of return
  4. Check your super using myGov
  5. Income tax estimator
  6. Do I need to lodge a tax return
  7. Are you a resident?
  8. Super guarantee contributions
  9. Medicare levy calculator
  10. Private health insurance rebate calculator
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  • Capital gains tax discount for individuals calculatorThis tool has been decommissioned, however you can access a different tool for calculating CGT discounts.
  • Capital gains tax property exemption toolIf you had sole or joint ownership of a property that you sold or are going to sell (or otherwise dispose of), this tool will help you work out what portion of your capital gain is exempt from capital gains tax.
  • Capital gains tax record keeping toolThis tool will help you with your capital gains tax record keeping.
  • DemergersThis calculator helps shareholders work out the capital gains tax consequences under a demerger, including the BHP Billiton, CSR, Sonic Healthcare, Mincor, WMC and Mayne Group demergers.
  • Personal services income toolUse this tool to work out if your income is personal services income (PSI) and if the PSI rules apply to that income.
  • Home office expenses calculatorThis calculator will help you work out the deduction you can claim where a home office is used for income producing purposes. This calculator is available for the current year and the two previous income years.
  • Self-education expensesThis calculator will give you an estimate of the deduction you can claim for work related self-education expenses on your tax return.
  • Work related car expensesThis calculator will help you work out your claim for work-related car expenses.
  • Income tax estimatorThis calculator will help you work out your tax refund or debt on a given taxable income for the previous three income years.
  • Study and training loan repayment calculatorThis calculator will help you determine an estimate of the amount of your Higher Education Loan Program (HELP), Student Start-up Loan (SSL), ABSTUDY Student Start-up Loan (ABSTUDY SSL), Trade Support Loan (TSL) or Student Financial Supplement Scheme (SFSS) compulsory repayment.
  • Super co-contribution calculatorThe super co-contribution calculator is a tool to help individuals and the self-employed estimate their co-contribution entitlement and eligibility.
  • Tax withheld calculatorIf you are an employer or another withholding payer, the tax withheld calculator helps you work out the tax you need to withhold from payments you make to employees and other workers.
  • HELP voluntary repaymentThis calculator gives you an estimate of the bonus you will receive when you make a voluntary repayment towards your HELP debt, and the amount that will remain after your voluntary repayment has been applied.
  • Study and training loan repayment calculatorThis calculator will help you determine an estimate of the amount of your Higher Education Loan Program (HELP), Student Start-up Loan (SSL), ABSTUDY Student Start-up Loan (ABSTUDY SSL), Trade Support Loan (TSL) or Student Financial Supplement Scheme (SFSS) compulsory repayment.
  • Are you a residentThis tool will help you find out if you are an Australian resident for tax purposes, if you have recently arrived in Australia.
  • Do you need to lodge a tax return 2011A tool and instructions to help you work out if you need to lodge an income tax return.
  • Do you need to lodge a tax return 2012A tool and instructions to help you work out if you need to lodge an income tax return.
  • Income tax estimatorThis calculator will help you work out your tax refund or debt on a given taxable income for the previous three income years.
  • Tax withheld calculatorIf you are an employer or another withholding payer, the tax withheld calculator helps you work out the tax you need to withhold from payments you make to employees and other workers.
  • Calculate daysThis calculator will work out the number of days in a period you specify - for example, to calculate the number of days during an income year that you do not have to pay the Medicare levy surcharge.
  • Do I need to lodge a tax returnThis tool will help you work out if you need to lodge an income tax return for the current and earlier income years.
  • Income tax estimatorThis calculator will help you work out your tax refund or debt on a given taxable income for the previous three income years.
  • Personal services income toolUse this tool to work out if your income is personal services income (PSI) and if the PSI rules apply to that income.
  • Simple tax calculatorThis calculator will help you work out the tax you owe on your taxable income for the previous three income years.
  • Income tests calculatorThis calculator will help you work out your adjusted taxable income (ATI), rebate income and income for Medicare levy surcharge purposes.
  • Private health insurance rebate calculatorThis calculator will help you work out your future entitlement to the private health insurance rebate and the rebate percentage that you can claim. It will also work out the Medicare levy surcharge rate to be charged if you did not have private health insurance.
  • Income tax estimatorThis calculator will help you work out your tax refund or debt on a given taxable income for the previous three income years.
  • Income tests calculatorThis calculator will help you work out your adjusted taxable income (ATI), rebate income and income for Medicare levy surcharge purposes.
  • Is my scholarship taxableThis calculator will help you work out whether or not your scholarship is taxable.
  • Simple tax calculatorThis calculator will help you work out the tax you owe on your taxable income for the previous three income years.
  • Are you a residentThis tool will help you find out if you are an Australian resident for tax purposes, if you have recently arrived in Australia.
  • Do you need to lodge a tax return 2012A tool and instructions to help you work out if you need to lodge an income tax return.
  • Employee share schemes calculatorYou can use this calculator to value unlisted rights and underlying shares acquired under an employee share scheme.
  • Foreign income conversion calculatorThis calculator will help you to convert foreign income into Australian dollars, using either a specific or an average rate of exchange for a range of countries.
  • Home office expenses calculatorThis calculator will help you work out the deduction you can claim where a home office is used for income producing purposes. This calculator is available for the current year and the two previous income years.
  • Income tax estimatorThis calculator will help you work out your tax refund or debt on a given taxable income for the previous three income years.
  • Income tests calculatorThis calculator will help you work out your adjusted taxable income (ATI), rebate income and income for Medicare levy surcharge purposes.
  • Net medical expenses tax offset calculatorThis calculator will help you work out the amount of medical expenses offset you can claim.
  • Self-education expensesThis calculator will give you an estimate of the deduction you can claim for work related self-education expenses on your tax return.
  • Work related car expensesThis calculator will help you work out your claim for work-related car expenses.
  • Zone or overseas forces tax offsetThis calculator will help you work out your eligibility for a zone or overseas forces tax offset and the tax offset that you can claim for the 2015-16, 2014-15 and 2013-14 income years.
  • Are you a residentThis tool will help you find out if you are an Australian resident for tax purposes, if you have recently arrived in Australia.
  • Determination of residency status - leaving AustraliaUse this tool to establish your status if you have been living in Australia, and have recently left Australia, or intend to leave Australia soon. Residency status for tax purposes determines your liability to pay Australian personal tax on your income.
  • Foreign income conversion calculatorThis calculator will help you to convert foreign income into Australian dollars, using either a specific or an average rate of exchange for a range of countries.
  • Do I need to lodge a tax returnThis tool will help you work out if you need to lodge an income tax return for the current and earlier income years.
  • Gross pay estimatorThis calculator will give you an estimate of your gross pay based on your net pay for a particular pay period (weekly, fortnightly or monthly).
  • Payment arrangementUse our online calculator to work out a payment arrangement that you can afford. Calculate different payment scenarios based on your circumstances and use these as a guide to propose a payment arrangement that enables you to address your tax obligations.
  • Net medical expenses tax offset calculatorThis calculator will help you work out the amount of medical expenses offset you can claim.
  • Private health insurance rebate calculatorThis calculator will help you work out your future entitlement to the private health insurance rebate and the rebate percentage that you can claim. It will also work out the Medicare levy surcharge rate to be charged if you did not have private health insurance.
  • Medicare levyThis calculator will help you work out your Medicare levy, including any half or full exemptions, and reductions based on family income. This calculator is available for the past three income years.
  • Australian zone listThis list can be used to find out whether an Australian place is located in a zone for the purposes of the zone tax offset.
  • Zone or overseas forces tax offsetThis calculator will help you work out your eligibility for a zone or overseas forces tax offset and the tax offset that you can claim for the 2015-16, 2014-15 and 2013-14 income years.
  • PAYG instalments calculatorThis calculator will help you work out your PAYG instalments for the current financial year. Enter your financial details for the year, including your estimated income and expenses, and the calculator provides an instalment amount or rate based on your estimates.
  • Gross pay estimatorThis calculator will give you an estimate of your gross pay based on your net pay for a particular pay period (weekly, fortnightly or monthly).
  • Tax withheld calculatorIf you are an employer or another withholding payer, the tax withheld calculator helps you work out the tax you need to withhold from payments you make to employees and other workers.
  • Credit for interest on early paymentsThis calculator will help you work out your entitlement to a credit for interest on early payments of tax for the previous three income years.
  • Gross pay estimatorThis calculator will give you an estimate of your gross pay based on your net pay for a particular pay period (weekly, fortnightly or monthly).
  • Payment arrangementUse our online calculator to work out a payment arrangement that you can afford. Calculate different payment scenarios based on your circumstances and use these as a guide to propose a payment arrangement that enables you to address your tax obligations.
  • Progress of returnUse this tool to find out the status of the individual income tax return you have lodged for the latest financial year (ending 30 June).
  • Check your superIt is important to keep track of your super. You can do this using myGov. If you've ever changed your name, address or job, you may have lost track of some of your super. Having several super accounts could mean that fees and charges are reducing your overall super investment.
  • Invalid and invalid carer tax offsetThis calculator will help you work out if you can claim for an invalid or carer of an invalid you have maintained and the amount of the offset. Use this tool for the 2014–15 and 2015–16 income years.
  • Net medical expenses tax offset calculatorThis calculator will help you work out the amount of medical expenses offset you can claim.
  • Private health insurance rebate calculatorThis calculator will help you work out your future entitlement to the private health insurance rebate and the rebate percentage that you can claim. It will also work out the Medicare levy surcharge rate to be charged if you did not have private health insurance.
  • Are you a residentThis tool will help you find out if you are an Australian resident for tax purposes, if you have recently arrived in Australia.
  • Determination of residency status - leaving AustraliaUse this tool to establish your status if you have been living in Australia, and have recently left Australia, or intend to leave Australia soon. Residency status for tax purposes determines your liability to pay Australian personal tax on your income.
  • Depreciation and capital allowances toolThis tool will help you calculate the deduction available from a depreciating asset. It will also assist you to calculate the claims you are entitled to for capital allowance and capital works purposes.
  • HELP voluntary repaymentThis calculator gives you an estimate of the bonus you will receive when you make a voluntary repayment towards your HELP debt, and the amount that will remain after your voluntary repayment has been applied.
  • Is my scholarship taxableThis calculator will help you work out whether or not your scholarship is taxable.
  • Self-education expensesThis calculator will give you an estimate of the deduction you can claim for work related self-education expenses on your tax return.
  • Study and training loan repayment calculatorThis calculator will help you determine an estimate of the amount of your Higher Education Loan Program (HELP), Student Start-up Loan (SSL), ABSTUDY Student Start-up Loan (ABSTUDY SSL), Trade Support Loan (TSL) or Student Financial Supplement Scheme (SFSS) compulsory repayment.
  • Am I entitled to superUse this tool to check if you are entitled to super guarantee contributions from your employer.
  • Check your superIt is important to keep track of your super. You can do this using myGov. If you've ever changed your name, address or job, you may have lost track of some of your super. Having several super accounts could mean that fees and charges are reducing your overall super investment.
  • Estimate my superUse this tool to calculate how much super guarantee your employer should have paid for you.
  • Item A3 Government super contributions calculatorThis tool will help you calculate the correct amounts for the A3 labels on the individual tax return.
  • Low income super contribution calculatorThe low income super contribution calculator (LISC) is a tool to help individuals estimate their LISC entitlement and eligibility.
  • Report unpaid super contributions from my employerUse this tool to let us know your employer not paid your super, paid your super late or paid your super to the incorrect fund.
  • Super co-contribution calculatorThe super co-contribution calculator is a tool to help individuals and the self-employed estimate their co-contribution entitlement and eligibility.
  • Undeducted purchase price calculatorThe undeducted purchase price calculator will calculate the amount of the annual tax exclusion associated with the payment of a pension or annuity.
  • Home office expenses calculatorThis calculator will help you work out the deduction you can claim where a home office is used for income producing purposes. This calculator is available for the current year and the two previous income years.
  • Self-education expensesThis calculator will give you an estimate of the deduction you can claim for work related self-education expenses on your tax return.
  • Work related car expensesThis calculator will help you work out your claim for work-related car expenses.
  • Employee or contractorBusinesses can use this tool to work out whether a worker is an employee or contractor. It will give you a decision based on your answers to some questions.