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  • myTax 2018 Part-year tax-free threshold

    If you were not an Australian resident for tax purposes for the whole 2017–18 year, we use the information you provide in your tax return to work out your tax-free threshold.

    If you want to work it out, see:

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    This information may not apply to the current year. Check the content carefully to ensure it is applicable to your circumstances.

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    If you were not an Australian resident for tax purposes for the whole year, you will need to enter the dates when you were a resident on the Personalise return screen.

    1. Answer the question Did you receive any taxable government benefits other than Australian Government special payments?.
      If Yes, go to step 2. Otherwise go to step 3.
    2. Answer the question
      Were all the benefits you received from the following?
      • Youth allowance
      • Newstart allowance
      • sickness allowance
      • special benefit, or
      • payment under the Community Development Employment Projects (CDEP) Scheme  
       
    3. Select Save and continue when you have completed the Adjustments section.

    MyTax will work out how many months you will receive the tax-free threshold for.

      Last modified: 28 Jun 2018QC 55615