No tax benefit for vax objectors

Mr Rudd said if he is re-elected on 7 September all parents who registered as “conscientious objectors” would no longer be eligible to get the Family Tax Benefit Part A end-of-year supplement worth $726 per child.

Exemptions would only apply on medical and religious grounds.

Since July last year, parents have been required to have their children fully immunised to get the supplement. The payment only comes if a child is fully