For the purposes of FTB Part A, the base rate for Method 1 clause 4 of Schedule 1 of the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999, is the maximum rate of FTB Part A worked out using Method 2 under clause 25 of Schedule 1.
The components of the maximum rate for FTB Part A using Method 2, before the income test is applied, are:
Act reference: FAAct Schedule 1 clause 4 Base rate, Schedule 1 clause 25 Method of calculating Part A rate
Policy reference: FA Guide 3.1 FTB Rate Calculation
Last reviewed: 1 July 2013