How to upsize your super with a downsizer contribution

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How to upsize your super with a downsizer contribution.


If you’re thinking of selling your home, using some of the proceeds to boost your super mightbe an attractive option. We step through the government incentives, things to consider and opportunities for your retirement planning.

Like many people, you’ve likely built-up equity in your family home. The good news is that you may be able to use some of your home equity to boost your super and help fund your life in retirement.  Government concessions make it easier and more tax effective to add to your super in this way.

" If eligible, you can make a downsizer contribution to your super of up to $300,000 if you’re single or $600,000 between you if you’re a couple.

 

Important information: This document contains general advice. It does not take account of your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider talking to a financial adviser before making a financial decision.

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