• Government welfare payments

    The report will display information within a couple of days of receiving it from:

    • Centrelink
    • Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA)
    • Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR).

    This information consists of:

    • taxable payments, including pensions and allowances
    • tax-exempt payments that can be used to calculate some tax offsets.

    The information displayed includes details for:

    • item 1 – Salary or wages
    • item 5 – Australian Government allowances and payments
    • item 6 – Australian Government pensions and allowances
    • item T5 – Zone/overseas forces tax offset
    • item IT3 – Tax-free government pensions.

    Emergency payments that are pre-filled are taxable payments, but are not mapped to a label because they may be declared at label 5 or 24, depending on the taxpayer's circumstances.

      Last modified: 08 Jul 2016QC 34683