Super Guarantee increased rate from 1st July
From the 1st of July 2023, the Superannuation Guarantee percentage will increase to 11% (up from 10.5%) .
Self-Managed Super Funds and Crypto
Owning cryptocurrency in a SMSF structure can be fraught with risk - is your fund compliant?
Help for first home owners
The First Home Super Saver Scheme (FHSS) provides an opportunity for Australians to increase their savings towards buying their first home. In a time of high housing prices, could this be for you?
Superannuation guarantee increase to 10.5% from 1st July
The Superannuation Guarantee (SG) rate will rise from 10% to 10.5% on 1 July 2022 and will continue to increase by 0.5% each year until it reaches 12% on 1 July 2025.
Work-test repeal – enabling those under 75 to contribute to super
From 1 July 2022, the work-test has been scrapped and individuals aged younger than 75 years will be able to make or receive non-concessional contributions or salary sacrifice superannuation contributions.
Removal of the $450 super guarantee contribution threshold
In February this year the federal government passed legislation to enact previously announced changes to the superannuation system. One of these was the removal of the $450 super guarantee contribution threshold
Recruiting new employees? The 1 November super rule changes
Hired a new employee and they haven't nominated a superfund yet? You need to know these new rules starting from 1 November 2021.
SMSF Funds now with 6 members
From the 1st of July 2021, Self-Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSFs) will be able to have up to 6 members - an increase on the previous limit of 4 members.