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How the Robodebt settlement softens five years of pain for welfare recipients – ABC News

The Government’s $1.2 billion compensation deal is a major milestone in the ‘Robodebt’ story, but the saga may not be over yet.

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The Government’s $1.2 billion compensation deal is a major milestone in the ‘Robodebt’ story.
The money is set to flow to victims in 2021.
But the saga may not be over yet.
If you can’t tell your income averaging algorithms from your actual earnings, here’s everything you need to know.
What’s Robodebt?
It’s the informal name given to a debt recovery program starting in 2015 that falsely accused members of the community of owing money to the Government.
The Robodebt scheme automatically issued notices…

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