Superannuation

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 build... Read more

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 the... Read more

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 members... Read more

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. By... Read more

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, 2017. Two... Read more

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.Read more

Daryl Dixon, 29 May 2016, The Canberra Times

Review defined benefit funds

While defined benefit fund members may be concerned about how the 2016-17 budget changes will affect them, there's no need for them to make immediate changes to the level of personal... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 22 May 2016, The Canberra Times

How will the Federal Budget affect your superannuation?

Listen to Dixon Advisory’s superannuation advisers Daryl Dixon and Nerida Cole speaking with broadcaster Tony Delroy on his ABC Radio program, Nightlife. In this latest podcast they... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 17 May 2016, ABC Nightlife Radio

Outlook for super less appealing

Whoever wins the impending election, one thing is certain: superannuation will be a much less attractive future savings vehicle for higher-income earners.Read more

Daryl Dixon, 8 May 2016, The Canberra Times

Budget could spoil appeal of super

Well before the Productivity Commission reports on the efficiency of the superannuation regime, Tuesday's federal budget may well irrevocably damage its attractions as a retirement... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 1 May 2016, The Canberra Times

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ABC Nightlife dates for 2019

Nerida Cole will once again appear on ABC Nightlife Radio throughout 2019 accompanied by host Philip Clark.

Tune into the program on Tuesdays 10.00pm to 11.00pm on the following dates to hear Nerida discuss the latest topics in super and the economy:

  • Tuesday 2 March 2019
  • Tuesday 9 April 2019 

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