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You've been sent a notice of entitlement because you're receiving weekly or fortnightly Working for Families payments.

We send you a notice in February or March, before the start of the next tax year. The notice tells you what your payments will be from 1 April. The notice also tells you the income and family details we've used to work out how much to pay you.

If we do not have enough details to work out the right payments, we'll send you a letter to ask you for more information.

You’ll get a new notice any time your payments change. 

Changes to Working for Families rates

From 1 April 2022 the Government is increasing Working for Families Tax Credits rates and the abatement rate.

Incomes lifted for 346,000 families - Beehive.govt.nz

What to do next

Work out if you need to do anything about the letter you've received.
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Last updated: 03 Feb 2022
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