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This instrument determines a method for working out the extent to which Part B rates calculated under subclause 29(2) of Schedule 1 to the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999 are attributable to the amounts referred to in step 1 of the method statement in that subclause.
Administered by: Social Services
Registered 28 Jun 2013
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Nov-2013
Tabled Senate12-Nov-2013
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Family Tax Benefit (Order of Reduction) Determination 2013

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999

I, JENNY MACKLIN, Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Minister for Disability Reform make this Determination under subclause 29(2A) of Schedule 1 to the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999.

Dated 25 June 2013

Jenny Macklin

Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Minister for Disability Reform

 



 


 

1            Name of Determination

             This Determination is the Family Tax Benefit (Order of Reduction) Determination 2013.

2            Commencement

              This Determination commences on 1 July 2013.

3            Purpose

             This Determination determines a method for working out the extent to which Part B rates calculated under subclause 29(2) of Schedule 1 to the Family Assistance Act are attributable to the amounts referred to in step 1 of the method statement in that subclause.

4            Interpretation

             In this Determination:

              Family Assistance Act means the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999.

              standard rate means the individual’s standard rate under Division 2 of Part 4 of Schedule 1 to the Family Assistance Act.

              FTB Part B supplement means the individual’s FTB Part B supplement under Division 2A of Part 4 of Schedule 1 to the Family Assistance Act.

              clean energy supplement (Part B) means the individual’s clean energy supplement (Part B) under Division 2B of Part 4 of Schedule 1 to the Family Assistance Act.

5            Method for working out components of Part B rate

For the purposes of subclause 29(2A) of Schedule 1 to the Family Assistance Act, an individual’s Part B rate calculated under subclause 29(2) of that Schedule is to be attributed to the amounts referred to in step 1 of the method statement in subclause 29(2) on the basis that the reduction referred to in step 3 of that method statement is to be applied as follows (in descending order):

(a) the individual’s standard rate;

(b)   the individual’s clean energy supplement (Part B) (if any);

(c) the individual’s FTB Part B supplement (if any).