If your taxable income is under the tax-free threshold, you may still need to lodge a tax return.
Common reasons for this include:
had pay as you go (PAYG) withheld from payments received during the year
had a reportable fringe benefits amount on their income statement or PAYG payment summary
had reportable employer superannuation contributions on their income statement or PAYG payment summary
made a loss or can claim a loss made in a previous year
were an Australian resident for tax purposes and had exempt foreign employment income and $1 or more of other income
were entitled to the private health insurance rebate but did not claim their correct entitlement as a premium reduction
were a liable or recipient parent under a child support assessment, unless both of the following applied
they received one or more Australian Government allowances, pensions or payments for the whole year
their income was less than $25,575.
You should always consult with your licenced tax agent or tax adviser before making any decisions involving your tax situation.
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