188.8.131.52 Deductions from PLP for PAYG withholding
An employer or Centrelink may deduct an amount from an instalment of PLP if required under the Taxation Administration Act 1953 Schedule 1 section 12-110 (PAYG withholding).
An employer will deduct PAYG at a rate in accordance with the usual PAYG withholding arrangements.
Centrelink will deduct PAYG at a rate of 15% unless the person requests a different rate of PAYG withholding between 0 and 50%.
Act reference: PPLAct section 68 Deductions for PAYG withholding
Taxation Administration Act 1953 section 12-110 Social Security or other benefit payment