Salary Sacrifice


Question:Posted 3rd of February, 2016An employee has resigned after 12 years of employment. She will be 57 at the end of the financial year.She would like to Salary Sacrifice part of her lump sum Long Service Leave into her super fund. Is this possible?Answer: Unfortunately this is not possible as the salary sacrifice arrangement must be put in place before the money is earned (i.e. before the long service leave has accrued). This is confirmed on the ATO website.