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    Default Parenting Payment HELP please!!

    I am a little confused...

    I am currently on a parenting payment and have been told I now need to report my income each fortnight.

    I'm wondering.. how does my income affect my parenting payment? Is it a sliding scale? Or if I earn too much do I not get any parenting payment at all?

    So, if my income changes each week - does the amount of parenting payment change each week too? or is it a - you get it all or not at all situation?

    TIA

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    Default Parenting Payment HELP please!!

    I'm on PPS. Income does affect it. You can earn $173 a fortnight without it being affected, but after that Centrelink takes 40c in every dollar that you earn from your payment.

    I've just gone through this in the last week.

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    Thanks very much!

    They also said that if I get 0 from my PP for 13 weeks in a row then this also affects my child care rebate - do you know if this only affects the % or I just don't get any at all anymore?


 

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