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Incomes & Working for Families
Supporting family incomes in New Zealand and Australia (June 2017) A background paper prepared for Child Poverty Action Group by Associate Professor Susan St John and CPAG researcher Yun So.
This paper compares New Zealand's Working for Families with tax credit support for a family with dependent children in Australia. The paper provides some useful tables evidencing the greater generosity, and effectiveness of the Australian family tax credit system for low-income working families.