Q&A3 Spouse Super Contribution Rebate
Answer: You will be entitled to a tax offset of up to $540 per year if:
- You make an after-tax contribution of up to $3,000 into your spouse’s super;
- the sum of your spouse’s assessable income, total reportable fringe benefits amounts and reportable employer superannuation contributions was less than $13,800
- the contributions were not deductible to you
- the contributions were made to a superannuation fund that was a complying superannuation fund for the income year in which you made the contribution
- both you and your spouse were Australian residents when the contributions were made, and
- when making the contributions you and your spouse were not living separately and apart on a permanent basis.
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