It’s time to give us your 2021-22 family income estimate

28 April 2021

We need it so you get the right amount of Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS) next financial year.

We use your estimate to work out how much FTB and CCS you get. It’s important you give us an accurate family income estimate for 2021-22. Think about any income you’re likely to get during the financial year.

We’ll be sending letters soon to remind you to give us a new estimate for the next financial year. If you don’t give us a new estimate, we’ll estimate your income for you. We’ll use your income information from the current year, and may adjust it. However, this amount may not be accurate. Make sure you check this information, and update it if necessary. If it’s too low, you may get a debt. If it's too high, we may pay you less than you’re entitled to.

You can give us a new estimate using either:

Make sure you select 2021-22 before you start the update.

Next steps

Read about how to estimate your family income for family assistance payments.

Page last updated: 25 June 2021