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20 March 2023 (v1.244)

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1.1.M.22 Maintenance income test ceiling (FTB) Updated definition.
1.1.M.65 Modified entitlement method (FTB) Updated definition.
1.2.11 Single income family supplement (SIFS) - description Updated policy.
1.4.2 Privacy & confidentiality Updated policy. FTB portability Updated policy. Standard rate - FTB Part A Method 1 Updated policy. Rent assistance Updated rates and thresholds. Presumption of parentage - Stage 2 Updated Act reference.
3.6.2 FTB rent assistance - historical rates & thresholds Updated to reflect indexation. TFN requirements for SBP Clarified policy. FTB payment choices for instalment individuals Clarified policy. Mandatory continuous adjustment of FTB instalments Updated policy references.