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Government to limit lost super losses

The Federal Government is introducing legislation to prevent fee erosion of lost super accounts with balances under $6,000 stating that they are committed to “ensuring that Australians have adequate retirement savings.” Assistant Treasurer, Mr Josh Frydenberg has said that the

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Finding Parity for Women’s Super

WIF had combined forces with the Australian Centre for Financial Studies and the Financial Services Institute of Australia (FINSIA) to put on a great lunch in Collins Street to discuss “Finding Parity for Women’s Super.”

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Increase in Super Guarantee Payments to 12% – as explained by Gai Brodtmann…

Labor member for Canberra Gai Brodtmann attempts to explain how the increase in the superannuation levy from 9-12% will work and who’ll be funding the change

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2012 Complete Budget Wrap

2012 Federal Budget Summary – highlights and what it means for you!

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End of Financial Year Top Tax Tips!

Please find following a few top tax tips to assist you to maximise your deductions for the coming end of financial year and take advantage of any tax rebates available: Tip 1 : Now is the time to Maximise your

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Understanding Non-Concessional Super Contributions

Non-Concessional Contributions Non-concessional contributions are generally personal contributions for which you do not claim a tax deduction. As with Concessional Contributions, there are also Non-Concessional Contributions Caps (NCCC) for each financial year.  For the current 2010-11 year the NCCC amount

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Understanding Australia’s Superannuation System

Understanding a bit more about Aussie Super and how it works

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