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A recurring debt, I have already paid

Debt amount: 
Date debt issued: 
Wednesday, 8 August 2018
Period debt occurred: 
March 2017 to May 2017
Has your case been referred to a collection agency?: 
Payment Type: 
Newstart Allowance
Appealing Debt?: 
Yes but I lost
Tell us about your debt and how has this affected you? e.g. anxiety levels, financial and accommodation stress: 

I have anxiety, I already did pay this debt in 2018 but they say I still need to pay. They seemed to have lost records that I have paid it even though I have bank transactions of me sending the money to centerlink.

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

Very poorly they do not send out receipts or kept track of transactions. They treat you like a criminal even though I know I am not. I feel like they just make up debts to keep getting money out of people. I have 1,200 hundred back to centerlink already as well as I pay my tax.