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#1 ky*cal

Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:14 PM

Hi, I thought I was eligible to receive the schoolkids bonus, I have two in fulltime primary school and receive FTB but I have yet to receive any payments. I never claimed ETR in past years, as I didn't realize you could claim, then when I was informed about claiming from a tax refund specialist it then all changed to this schoolkids bonus. So im not sure if that's the reason why I never received any payments due to not claiming ETR?? I have contacted centrelink, tho only through their email system, I haven't heard back, so im guessing, next step is to get in the queue and give them a call! Eeeek

#2 Excentrique Feral

Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:16 PM

Maybe you have not notified them that your kids are in school?

#3 Heather11

Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:17 PM

Do you receive your FTB fortnightly or at EOFY?  If at end of financial year then that is when you are likely to receive it.

#4 ky*cal

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:25 PM

Im not sure if I have notified centrelink of my children being in fulltime school, I have given so much information to them since having kids that it all becomes a blur!! LOL...but yes Heather11 I do receive FTB payments at the end of financial year, so that is probably why I haven't received anything. Thanks for the heads up guys original.gif

#5 polka dotty

Posted 16 February 2013 - 09:15 PM

Do you receive both FTB A & B?
You need to be getting FTB A to be eligible for School Kids Bonus.

#6 JustBeige

Posted 16 February 2013 - 09:24 PM

Just a FYI.   If you have a look through the managing money section, there was a thread in there that had links for the SKB and centrelink links for notifying etc.  

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