Splitting Superannuation Contribution

Did you know you can split superannuation contributions with your spouse?

Splitting superannuation contributions with your spouse helps to increase retirement savings in your spouse’s name. It allows for low income earning partners to increase their superannuation amount and protect them from legislative changes.

What are the benefits?

It is important to note what contributions can not be split such as:

How does it work?

Super splitting lets you transfer some of your previous years concessional contributions to your spouse. Not all super funds offer super splitting, so you will need to check with your fund If they will allow you to split your contributions.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This information is general advice only and does not take into account your personal circumstances, goals and objectives. Therefore, you should consider its appropriateness for your circumstances before acting on this information.

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