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  • Medicare levy adjustment

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    To claim the Medicare levy adjustment available to some low income earners with dependants, your payee must lodge a Medicare levy variation declaration (NAT 0929) with their Tax file number declaration.

    Some payees may be liable for an increased rate of Medicare levy or the Medicare levy surcharge as a result of new income tests. They can lodge a Medicare levy variation declaration, requesting you to increase the amount to be withheld from their payments.

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    For instructions on how to work out the Medicare levy adjustment, refer to Medicare levy adjustment weekly tax table (NAT 1010).

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    Last modified: 14 Jun 2013QC 25921