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 relevant legislation/policy. 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. Proportional Income - Agreement with Germany

Proportional income

Article 8 of the Agreement with Germany provides that only a proportion of any German benefit is assessed as income. This concessional treatment only applies when the person's Australian benefit is calculated at a proportional rate, see See for the general method of working out proportional income.

Act reference: SS(IntAgree)Act Schedule 14 Germany

Policy reference: SS Guide Outside Australia - Agreement with Germany, Calculating proportional income under agreements

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