taxes

How to Claim Tax Deductions for Super Contributions?

As of 1st July 2017, more Australians will be able to claim tax deductions for personal super contributions. This is possible when an individual makes the super contribution, rather than an employer. In the main this measure will assist: Individuals who are self-employed, Partly employed, and Employees whose jobs do not provide salary sacrificing What[…]

Super Reforms – What you need to know before 1 July 2017

With less than two months left in this financial year, it is time to consider the opportunities still available prior to 1 July. In this article we will discuss some of the major super policy changes that may affect your plans ahead. Super Pension Reform: Currently, there is no limit on the amount you can[…]

Key Considerations when Establishing a Self-Managed Superannuation Fund (SMSF)

Self-Managed Superannuation Funds offer a number of key advantages for investors over industry, public offer and corporate superannuation funds. So much so that many of the investment strategies we recommend at United Global Capital (UGC) simply can’t be implemented within any other superannuation structure. Advantages of SMSFs include: Trustees have unlimited discretion to invest in[…]