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Tax Imputation Credits: an election dealbreaker?

We try to stay away from politics and religion. We are agnostic in every sense of the word in both categories. They distract from our mission of independent financial education.

But we’re jumping in on an issue which is certain to impact voting in the upcoming Australian Federal election – Tax Imputation Credits. This post is therefore somewhat political. Sorry-not-sorry.

We’re jumping in because:

  • it affects Fran’s own situation.
  • it’s entwined so intricately with superannuation growth, the subject of a lot of our education.

If you don’t understand how this system works, you’re not alone. The leader of the oppositions’s recent Sky News commentary suggests he doesn’t understand either. Read more