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    Who has to pay the flood levy?

    Individual taxpayers, whose taxable income was more than $50,000 in the 2011-12 financial year, have to pay the flood levy. This includes foreign residents who have Australian income.

    Low income earners will not pay the flood levy
    If you have a taxable income of $50,000 or less in the 2011-12 financial year, you will not be charged the flood levy.

    Certain people affected by natural disasters will not pay the flood levy
    Some people affected by natural disasters will be exempt from paying the flood levy, regardless of their taxable income.

    Work it out

    To work out if you are exempt, see Are you exempt?

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      Last modified: 21 Sep 2016QC 22325