Salary Packaging

Other Household Expenses Other Household Expenses

Your council or water rates, household repairs and maintenance can be packaged.

You should discuss with your Employer to confirm your company policy if you are unsure.

Important Note - Did you know that General Expenses are categorised between GST and GST Free benefits?  If GST is payable, your Employer may claim an Input tax Credit (ITC) – GST refund. This ITC may then be passed back to you, the Employee.

Package Requirements

Your Employer may allow you to package 'Other Household Expenses' not listed separately, up to the threshold limit for your Industry Sector, per fringe benefits tax (FBT) year.

You should discuss with your Employer to confirm your company policy if you are unsure.

GST Free Expenses :

  • Council Rates
  • Water Rates

Expenses with GST:

  • House Repairs and Maintenance

Expenses claimed elsewhere cannot typically be included in a salary package.

 

Process and Payment Options

Select Other General Household Expenses, the amount you would like to package and your preferred packaging / payment option.

Substantiation

Other Household Expenses FAQs