What will the tax implications be for homeowners taking part in the program?

As individual circumstances vary, we recommend you discuss your situation with the Australian Taxation Office or with a financial advisor. Generally, support such as the Relocation Assistance Grant, is not taxable.

The ACT Government has written to the Federal Human Services Minister and Treasurer seeking support and a compassionate approach around issues such as impacts on pension and other payments and Capital Gains Tax.

Further information can be found in the Social Security Information Sheet and the ATO Information Sheet.

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