Income Tax Assessment Act 1997



Division 290 - Contributions to superannuation funds  

Subdivision 290-D - Tax offsets for spouse contributions  

SECTION 290-235   Limit on amount of tax offsets  

The total of the amounts of *tax offset to which you are entitled for contributions you make for an income year cannot exceed 18% of the lesser of the following:

(a) $3,000 reduced by the amount (if any) by which the total mentioned in paragraph 290-230(2)(c) for the income year exceeds $37,000;

(b) the sum of the *spouse contributions you make in the income year.

The maximum *tax offset to which you are entitled for an income year is $540, even if you are entitled to a tax offset for more than 1 *spouse.


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