Article by Tim Tierney – published in the Law Letter Spring/Summer 2019
legalsuper – Accessing Super due to COVID-19 Hardship
On 22 March 2020, the Federal Government announced it will temporarily allow eligible people to access up to $10,000 of their superannuation retirement savings in 2019-20 and a further $10,000 in 2020-21.
For eligible people suffering economic hardship, being able to access part of their super will help them provide for themselves and their families during these unprecedented times. At the same time, it is important to be aware of the longer-term financial implications of such a decision. Read more here.
Member Benefit: Register Now for Desk Top Library Services
The Law Society of Tasmania and the Tasmanian Law Library are very pleased to announce the launch of the Westlaw AU Practitioner Platform. Registration includes desktop access to FirstPoint, Laws of Australia and Australian Commercial Precedents.
Read more here.