Rapu Ture - Exploring the Rules

Is each person classified as eligible for best start tax credit

Best Start Boolean Month Person Formula Included used 1 time

Value type Boolean . Default value false Entity person

How is this calculated?

To calculate this variable, the following input is used

Where is this used?

This variable is referred to by these other variables in their own calculations


This is the formula used to calculate the value of best_start__eligibility


This formula is used for scenarios from the date 0001-01-01 onwards. More info on formulas

def formula(persons, period, parameters):
    qualifies = persons('family_scheme__base_qualifies', period)
    family_is_eligible = persons.family(
        'best_start__family_has_children_eligible', period)
    received_parents_allowance = persons(
        'veterans_support__received_parents_allowance', period)
    received_childrens_pension = persons(
        'veterans_support__received_childrens_pension', period)
    # also does not qualify if receives
    # (i) a parental tax credit:
    # (iii) a parental leave payment or preterm baby payment under Part 7A of the Parental Leave and Employment Protection Act 1987.

    return qualifies * family_is_eligible * not_(received_parents_allowance) * not_(received_childrens_pension)