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Gillespie Advisory

Sharing super a win-win for couples

Australia’s superannuation system is based on individual accounts, with men and women treated equally. But that’s where equality ends. It’s a simple fact that women generally retire with much less...

Extra super step when hiring new employees

There's a change coming soon that means to comply with 'choice of fund' rules you might need to do something extra when a new employee starts to work for you. Currently, if a new employee doesn't...

Super lump sum

You may be able to take your superannuation as a lump sum payment when you retire. This is usually tax-free from age 60.

Tax and Super

How much tax you pay on your super contributions and withdrawals depends on:

Choosing a super fund

Most people can choose which super fund they'd like their super contributions paid into. You can go with your employer's fund or choose your own.

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