Tax-effective Super Incentives the Australian Government Offers

Saving through super can be much more tax effective than saving the same amount outside super. And this can make a real difference to how much money you’ll eventually have for your retirement. Consider three scenarios: your employer pays you $5,000 salary in cash and you invest the money outside super (your marginal tax rate […]

Solar Power Rebate from the Australian Government 2011

The Australian government is still giving a rebate if you buy a solar power system in 2011. However things are about to change very soon. After July 1 the rebate will be reduced by up to $1200 for any systems installed after that period. Therefore if you are looking at buying a solar power system […]