Current Developments

There are several changes to Super announced in the 2016/2017 Federal Budget. As of 1st July 2017, the following amendments will be implemented:

1. Reduction in concessional contributions cap to $25k
2. Tax deductions for personal superannuation contributions
3. Allowing catch-up concessional contributions up to 5 years for balances under $500k
4. More tax on contributions for more high earners now at $250k (previously $300k)
5. Non-concessional contributions (NCC) cap is to be reduced from $180,000 to $100,000 as from 1 July 2017.
6. Extending the spouse contributions tax offset
7. Low Income Superannuation Tax Offset (LISTO)
8. Removal of anti-detriment payments
9. Government response to retirement income streams review
10. Transition to retirement income streams or TTR
11. Transfers to pension accounts capped at $1.6 million

To view the budget speech, you can view the government website. For guidance on taxation on the general rules on Superannuation, please see our page with the ATO booklets.

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