Superannuation (Government Co-Contribution for Low Income Earners) Act 2003
A contribution a person made or makes is an eligible personal superannuation contribution if:
(a) the contribution was or is made on or after 1 July 2003 to:
(i) a fund that is a complying superannuation fund in relation to the income year of the fund in which the contribution was or is made; or
(ii) an RSA the person holds; and
(b) the contribution was or is made for the purpose of providing superannuation benefits for the person (regardless whether the benefits are payable to the person ' s dependants if the person dies before or after becoming entitled to receive the benefits); and
(c) the contribution is not any of the following:
(i) a roll-over superannuation benefit (within the meaning of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 );
(ii) a superannuation lump sum that is paid from a foreign superannuation fund (within the meaning of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 );
(iia) an amount transferred from a KiwiSaver scheme to a complying superannuation fund as mentioned in section 312-10 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 ;
(iii) a directed termination payment (within the meaning of section 82-10F of the Income Tax (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997 );
(iv) an amount transferred from a scheme mentioned in paragraph 290-5(c) of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 .
(v) - (vi) (Repealed by No 70 of 2015)
However, the contribution is an eligible personal superannuation contribution only to the extent that the Commissioner has not allowed the contribution as a deduction for the person.
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