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Mental breakdown

Debt amount: 
$3000
Date debt issued: 
Friday, 12 October 2018
Period debt occurred: 
July 2014 to July 2017
Has your case been referred to a collection agency?: 
No
Payment Type: 
Family Tax Benefit
Appealing Debt?: 
I don't know how to
Tell us about your debt and how has this affected you? e.g. anxiety levels, financial and accommodation stress: 

I’m having a mental breakdown, after over estimating and declaring everything I earned doing my tax every year I can not understand how I’ve accumulated a debt. I know it’s only small compared to some but for a low income person to receive such a debt gives you suicidal thoughts as it’s hard enough to get by in this world now without skipping meals to pay for someone else’s incompetence.

How do you feel about the way the Government has handled this process?: 

I’ve sent emails etc with all my tax returns and still have not had a reply until I did my tax return this year where they’ve taken my whole tax return. They are cold and ignorant and don’t seem to want to look into it, just keep saying that there’s a debt.