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When a life insurance policy has been held by the taxpayer for 10 years or longer, reversionary bonuses received on that policy are tax-free. (A reversionary bonus is the profit earned annually on traditional life contracts on top of the sum-insured.)
For policies held less than 10 years, stipulated amounts are included in the Taxpayers Australia’s assessable income, and a tax offset is available.
A bonus is not assessable income if it is received:
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