Allow higher SG contributions for women: Rice Warner

Research firm Rice Warner recommends the Government amend the Sex Discrimination Act to make it easier for employers to pay more superannuation to female employees, in their 2015/16 pre-budget submission. Rice Warner says they introduced in July 2013 a “package of benefits for its female employees,” designed to improve their retirement savings. This package included paying superannuation guarantee below the… Continue reading Allow higher SG contributions for women: Rice Warner

Sex discrimination bill to boost superannuation for women

Greens member of the House of Reps Adam Bandt has introduced a bill which, if passed, would exempt from the sex discrimination law employers who make additional superannuation contributions solely for their female employees . The bill, the Sex Discrimination Amendment (Boosting Superannuation for Women) Bill 2014, amends the Sex Discrimination Act 1984 so that: Discrimination by… Continue reading Sex discrimination bill to boost superannuation for women