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Types of Working for Families Tax Credits
There are four types of Working for Families Tax Credits. You may qualify for more than one type of tax credit. Find out about the different types and how to apply.
Family tax credit
Family tax credits are available for families with dependent children.
In-work tax credit
For families with dependent children who work the required hours each week.
Minimum family tax credit
Tops up the annual income (after tax) of a family with dependent children to $23,764.
Parental tax credit
Parental tax credit is available for families with a new-born baby who don’t receive paid parental leave or a Work and Income benefit.
Veterans and income
If you receive veteran's income, read about your entitlements here
Orphan's or unsupported child's benefit
If you receive a foster care allowance, orphan's benefit or unsupported child's benefit, for one or more children, read more about it here.
Applying for Working for Families Tax Credits
You can apply for Working for Families Tax Credits (WfFTC) at any time during the year. Find out how to apply and your payment options.