Do you need to lodge a tax return?

22 June 2022

If you get a payment from us, you may need to lodge a tax return.

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If you were registered to pay or receive child support, you need to lodge a tax return. If your partner has a child support assessment, they need to lodge one too.

From 1 July 2022, use the Do I need to lodge a tax return tool on the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) website. It’ll help you decide if you need to lodge a tax return or not.

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