Working For Families
Working for Families makes it easier to work and raise a family. It pays extra money to many thousands of New Zealand families and is available for:
- almost all families with children, earning under $57,000 a year
- many families with children, earning up to $74,000 a year
- some larger families earning more.
Working for Families is delivered by Work and Income and Inland Revenue.
Working for Families Tax Credits
There are four types of tax credits you may be entitled to:
- family tax credit
- in-work tax credit
- minimum family tax credit
- parental tax credit.
You may qualify for one or more, depending on your personal situation.
To estimate your entitlement use the online calculator below, or call Inland Revenue’s automated phone service INFOexpress on 0800 257 477
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More affordable housing
The Accommodation Supplement makes housing more affordable for many working families and people without children.