If You Maintained an Invalid or Invalid Carer

You may be entitled to a tax offset if both of the following apply:

  • you maintained an invalid who was your
    • spouse
    • child aged 16 years or older
    • sibling aged 16 years or older
    • spouse’s child aged 16 years or older
    • spouse’s sibling aged 16 years or older
    • parent
    • spouse’s parent 
  • They may received either of one option:
    • a disability support pension 
    • a special needs disability support pension 
    • an invalidity service pension  

If you maintain an invalid carer who may belong to your spouse, parent or spouse’s parent so you may be entitled to tax offsets:

  • cared for your or your spouse’s invalid child aged 16 years or older, or your or your spouse’s sibling aged 16 years or older, and
  • either
    • received a carer payment or carer allowance  to that person who take care of individual
    • The person who deeply engage to care to a person has receiving
      • a disability support pension under the Social Security Act 1991
      • a special needs disability support pension under the Social Security Act 1991, or
      • an invalidity service pension under the Veterans’ Entitlement Act 1986.

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Work Out Your Tax Residency

If you hesitate regarding tax liability and have questions in mind about how much tax to pay ATO, to understand your tax related situation, you need to first figure out that you are here as an Australian citizen or you are here as foreign resident for tax purposes.

ATO could not apply same rule as the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

You can identified your situation through this:

  • can be an Australian resident for tax purposes without being an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • may have a visa to enter Australia, but are not an Australian resident for tax purposes.

For more information on online tax return 2020, Tax Return 2020, myGov 2020, myTax 2020 or any other tax related matter, please call our professional accountant on 1300 768 284 or you can email us at enquiry@taxrefundonspot.com.au