There are a number of issues regarding the payment of death benefits that are widely misunderstood. Julie Steed reviews the types of accounts that can pay a death benefit as a pension, minimum pensions, rolling over death benefit pensions and tax treatment in this article published by Firstlinks. https://www.firstlinks.com.au/common-confusions-death-benefit-pension


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