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The wisdom of increasing compulsory super next July is not the only reason the Retirement Incomes Review was eagerly anticipated, but it certainly added fuel to the fire.
Most retired Australians are at least as well off in retirement as they were while working, but not all. The huge exception is retirees who do not own their own homes.
It would be a waste if the Friday’s mammoth Retirement Income Review was remembered only for its finding that increases in employers compulsory superannuation contributions come at the expense of wages.
The government’s much-anticipated Retirement Incomes Review has found that increases in employer’s compulsory superannuation contributions are financed by reductions in workers’ wage growth.
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Determining termination and super payments when employee’s leave can be confusing, learn how you can successfully navigate this process.
Employers generally don’t pay super for contractors, but it’s tricky to work out how they differ from employees. Here’s some rules to help you understand the difference.
Salary sacrifice arrangements need to meet the rules if you want them to be deemed effective, which is essential if to avoid problems with the ATO.
Many self-employed people forget about super but making contributions can have lots of benefits. It’s also important to ensure you make contributions if you employ any staff during the year.
Forgetting about regularly paying your employees’ super is easy, so here’s a checklist to help ensure you master your super responsibilities.
When making super contributions for your employees, ensure you pay and report your contributions by the deadline – or risk paying penalties to the ATO.
Working out which of your employees are eligible for SG contributions can be tricky. So, it’s important to learn the SG eligibility rules to ensure you’re always compliant.
Tax deductions are a valuable sweetener when you make super contributions for your employees, but which payments can you claim on your annual tax bill?
Keeping good records is essential for meeting your employees SG obligations. Check our tips that outline what you need to know, and which records to keep in case of an audit.
You can earn hefty penalties if you fail to report and pay your SG obligations for your employees. Discover your responsibilities and avoid costly problems with the ATO.