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Other income tests completed elsewhere in myTax

Last updated 11 June 2017

The following two income tests are completed elsewhere in myTax.

Total reportable fringe benefit amounts

The government has made changes to the treatment of fringe benefits under the income tests for family assistance, youth income support payments and for other related purposes.

For more information see Total reportable fringe benefits amounts.

This income test is about reportable fringe benefits amounts of $3,921 or more that you received.

To update or add a reportable fringe benefits amount in myTax, go to the relevant payment summary type in the Payment summaries section:

  • Salary, wages, allowances, tips, bonuses etc
  • Foreign employment income.

You will find reportable fringe benefits amounts on your:

  • PAYG payment summary – individual non-business, or
  • PAYG payment summary – foreign employment.

Reportable employer superannuation contributions

Reportable employer superannuation contributions are additional to the compulsory contributions your employer must make. An example of a reportable employer superannuation contribution is a salary sacrificed arrangement.

If your payment summary shows a reportable employer superannuation contributions amount and you did not get your employer to make superannuation contributions in addition to their compulsory superannuation contributions, you should contact your employer before lodging your tax return to check that the payment summary figure is correct.

To update or add a reportable employer superannuation contributions amount in myTax, go to the relevant section:

  • in the Payment summaries section
    • Salary, wages, allowances, tips, bonuses etc
    • Foreign employment income
    • Attributed personal services income
     
  • in the Business/sole trader, partnership and trust income (including loss details) section
    • Business payment summaries.
     

You will find reportable employer superannuation contributions on your:

  • PAYG payment summary – individual non-business
  • PAYG payment summary – foreign employment, or
  • PAYG payment summary – business and personal services income.

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