SGC Cap 2017

The SGC Cap generally refers to the maximum superannuation contribution base. The SGC cap threshold for the 2017 / 2018 year is based on the quarterly earnings of an employee. An employer is only required to make mandatory superannuation guarantee contributions (SGC)...

Non Lapsing Binding Death Benefit Nomination

A Non Lapsing Binding Death Benefit Nomination is a death benefit nomination made to the trustee of your superannuation account that does not have an expiry date. Traditionally, Binding Death Benefit Nominations had an expiry of 3 years. This would mean that you would...

Super Lump Sum Payments Over 60

Lump sum payments from superannuation for people over age 60 are generally favourably taxed. However, you first need to make sure that you are able to access your super before making a lump sum withdrawal from super over age 60, because being over age 60 does not, in...