Centrelink payment summaries for 2019-20 now available
10 July 2020
Your payment summary information should now be pre-filled in the ATOs myTax system.
You will also be able to access this information through a registered tax agent. If your payment summary details haven’t pre-filled, you can enter the amounts manually.
If you need to lodge a tax return, you should wait until all your financial information has been pre-filled. Otherwise, you may need to amend your tax return later. You can check if all your information is available on the ATO website. Read more about 2020 Pre-fill availability on the ATO website.
Keep in mind, not all payments show on a Centrelink payment summary. This includes:
- Family Tax Benefit
- Child Care Subsidy
- Carer Allowance
- Economic Support Payment.
If you only get these payments you won’t get a payment summary from us.
If you get the Coronavirus Supplement, you won’t see it as a payment on your payment summary. It’s included in the total of 1 of these payments you got it with:
- JobSeeker Payment
- Partner Allowance
- Widow Allowance
- Sickness Allowance
- Youth Allowance
- Parenting Payment
- ABSTUDY Living Allowance
- Farm Household Allowance
- Special Benefit.
You can get a copy of your payment summary through:
- your Centrelink online account through myGov
- your Express Plus Centrelink mobile app through the Payment statements information
- Centrelink phone self service, select Request a document option
- visiting a service centre to use a self-service terminal.
We’ll send you any changes we make, to your payment summary. We’ll also send an update to the ATO myTax system if the change was for the last financial year.
Check if you need to lodge a tax return on the ATO website.
Read more news for Individuals.
Every year, we balance Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS) to make sure we pay you the right amount.
Before we can balance your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS), you may need to confirm your income.
Page last updated: 10 July 2020
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