Home / Forums / Getting Technical / Legal & Accounting / Workers compensation and GST Joseph12Member @Joseph12 Post count: 57 April 10, 2010 - 1:30 am Are workers compensation payments for income loss for self employed eg. taxi driver subject to GST ? Scott No MatesMember @Scott-No-Mates Post count: 3,786 April 10, 2010 - 9:57 am I need some clarity here, is the insurance company paying out for an injury or are you paying your premium? Recently I received an insurance payout for damaged plant, the payment was exclusive of gst. Their expaination was your accountant will know what to do. Joseph12Member @Joseph12 Post count: 57 April 10, 2010 - 10:31 pm Its a paying out for injury. Dan42Member @Dan42 Post count: 620 April 11, 2010 - 11:54 pm No, there is no GST. You must be logged in to reply to this topic.