Working for Families payments are based on your income and the number of children in your care.
You need to keep your income details up to date so that you receive the right entitlement.
You will need to include income you've already earned and income you expect to earn up until 31 March.
Before you start
Make sure you have all your income information. For example, payslips, forecasted business accounts or letters from ACC.
In myIR, go to your Working for Families account
Select 'Family and income details'
Select 'Update income'
If you’re making a change to one of the income types already listed under 'income IR knows about’, select 'no' to the question ‘Do you have any additional income for the year ending 31 March 20xx’,
If you have selected 'yes' to add some new types of income, you will select those income sources from the list on the next screen.
You will be asked to add an income estimate for each income source.
If you have a partner, you will also be asked to update their income estimate.
Log in to myIR
What happens next
We will update your entitlement. You can see new payment details in myIR.
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