Superannuation

Making the most of the super changes

Recent speculation about possible amendments to the budget super changes, including special treatment for inheritances and divorce settlements, are unlikely to solve the government's...

Daryl Dixon, 31 July 2016, The Canberra Times

New super arrangements for defence personnel

Eleven years after the decision to close off entry to the public service PSS defined benefit pension fund, the government has stopped entry to the MSBS pension fund. From July 1, new...

Daryl Dixon, 21 July 2016, The Sydney Morning Herald

New playing field for investment

With the election outcome settled, investors can plan ahead with greater certainty, at least until the next election. For younger and even middle-aged taxpayers, accumulating large...

Daryl Dixon, 17 July 2016, The Canberra Times

Impact of proposed super changes post-election

Listen to Daryl Dixon and Nerida Cole on Tony Delroy’s ABC radio program, Nightlife as they discuss how proposed changes to superannuation may play out with the re-election of a...

Daryl Dixon, 12 July 2016, ABC Nightlife Radio

Super more unsettled than ever

Instead of clarifying the likely future rules governing new super investment, the 2016 federal election has created massive uncertainty, especially for older Australians wanting to...

Daryl Dixon, 10 July 2016, The Canberra Times

Superannuation strategies for 2017

Investors have one year to restructure their superannuation strategies before the harsher taxation regime applies from July 1, 2017. The crucial issue for most taxpayers is whether...

Daryl Dixon, 25 June 2016, The Age

Flexibility key under new rules

The major changes to superannuation contribution rules set to start on July 1, 2017, dramatically reduce the value of generous employer super schemes to middle-and higher-income...

Daryl Dixon, 19 June 2016, The Canberra Times

Other ways to build a nest egg

Whatever the outcome of the election, one thing's certain: funding a comfortable retirement is about to become more difficult and in many cases necessitate a change of plans....

Daryl Dixon, 12 June 2016, The Canberra Times

Superannuation changes ahead for defined benefit members

While the fate of the budget's superannuation changes remains unclear, defined benefit fund members face the prospect of major changes to taxation conditions from July 1,...

Daryl Dixon, 2 June 2016, The Age

Tactics to reduce tax bill

While higher income taxpayers don't know whether the budget proposal to lower tax bills on those earning $80,000 or more annually will be legislated, claiming tax deductions this year could result in larger tax savings.

Daryl Dixon, 29 May 2016, The Canberra Times

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Daryl and Nerida’s ABC Nightlife dates for 2017

Daryl Dixon and Nerida Cole will once again appear on ABC Nightlife Radio throughout 2017 accompanied by new show host Philip Clark.

Tune into the program on Tuesdays 10.00pm on the following dates to hear Daryl and Nerida discuss the latest topics in super and the economy:

  • Tuesday 19 December 2017

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