CPI 07/01
Issued
07 Mar 2007

DET 001 - Standard-cost household service for childcare providers - CPI Adjustment 07/01 (March 07)

CPI Adjustment 07/01 (2007) for DET 001 - Standard-cost household service for childcare providers.

In accordance with the provisions of Determination DET-001, as published in Tax Information Bulletin Vol 16, No 4 (May 2004), Inland Revenue advises that, for the 2007 income year:

  1. the variable standard-cost component has increased from $2.83 to $2.90 per hour per child; and
  2. the administration and record keeping fixed standard-cost component has increased from $276 to $283 per annum, for a full 52 weeks of childcare services provided.

The above amounts have been adjusted in accordance with the annual movement of the All Groups Consumers Price Index for the twelve months to March 2007, which showed an increase of 2.5%. For childcare providers who have a standard 31 March balance date, the new amounts apply for the period from 1 April 2006 to 31 March 2007 .