What are the Transition to Retirement Disadvantages?


Transitioning to retirement can seem like an ideal way to ease into your golden years. Many Australians view the ability to cut back their work hours while still earning income as an appealing “best of both worlds” scenario.  The transition to retirement (TTR) programme allows those over preservation age (55-60 years old) to open a […]

Do Retirees Pay Capital Gains Tax in Australia?

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Retiring to Australia’s sunny shores may seem like a dream come true, but understanding the tax implications is a must before packing your bags.  Capital gains tax (CGT) is one tax that catches many retirees off guard. You may be envisioning lazy days spent beachcombing, not worrying about asset sales and tax returns. However, Australia’s […]