State Authorities Superannuation Regulation 2010
Current version for 2 March 2012 to date (accessed 19 December 2014 at 23:15)
Part 1Clause 3

3   Definitions

(1)  In this Regulation:

accrued benefit points has the same meaning as in section 36 of the Act.

additional surcharge amount means the amount of superannuation contributions surcharge assessed to be payable by a post payment surcharge assessment notice.

Commissioner of Taxation means the person holding office for the time being as the Commissioner of Taxation under a law of the Commonwealth.

post payment surcharge assessment notice means a notice of assessment of superannuation contributions surcharge under the Superannuation Contributions Tax (Assessment and Collection) Act 1997 of the Commonwealth in respect of the employer contributions paid to the Fund on behalf of a former contributor, being a notice that is received by the former contributor after a benefit has commenced to be paid or has been paid to the former contributor.

surcharge debt account has the same meaning as in section 45A of the Act.

surcharge deduction cap means the maximum surcharge deduction amount that may be determined by STC under section 45A (1C) of the Act in relation to a benefit payable to a former contributor.

the Act means the State Authorities Superannuation Act 1987.

total surcharge amount, in respect of a former contributor, means the sum of:

(a)  the total amount of superannuation contributions surcharge that has been assessed to be payable in respect of employer contributions paid to the Fund on the contributor’s behalf up to and including the date on which the former contributor receives a post payment surcharge assessment notice, and
(b)  the amount (if any) of general interest charged in respect of the additional surcharge amount payable under that notice, and
(c)  the amount of interest (if any) payable in respect of the surcharge debt account kept in respect of the former member.

Note. Section 3 (1) of the Act defines STC as the SAS Trustee Corporation established under the Superannuation Administration Act 1996.
(2)  Notes included in this Regulation do not form part of this Regulation.
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