The Guides to Social Policy Law is a collection of publications designed to assist decision makers administering social policy law. The information contained in this publication is intended only as a guide to social security payments. The information is accurate as at the date listed at the bottom of the page, but may be subject to change. To discuss individual circumstances please contact Services Australia.

1.1.T.20 Taxable income

Usage

This definition applies to all payments.

Taxable income has the same meaning as in the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

Act reference: SSAct section 23(1)-'taxable income'

Policy reference: SS Guide 4.3 Ordinary income

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