Age Matters: How Your TPD Tax Rate is Determined

tpd tax rate

When dealing with Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) claims it’s important to know the tax implications involved. The tax rate that is applied to your TPD benefit can have an impact on the amount you receive and this is mainly influenced by your age at the time of making the claim. The complexities of TPD […]

Your Checklist For A Successful Superannuation Claim

Navigating the world of superannuation claims can feel like completing a puzzle. Imagine each step as a piece that, when aligned, forms a clear picture of success. However, without the right guidance and a clear understanding of the end goal, following the Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) claims process is not an easy task, especially […]

Exploring Your Legal Options After a Denied Insurance Claim

Claim denial document

Have you ever had an insurance claim denied or rejected? If so, you’re not alone. Insurance companies deny claims every day, leaving individuals and businesses feeling frustrated, helpless, and financially burdened. From car accidents to property damage to medical bills, insurance claims are a common part of life, but what happens when your claim is […]

Maximising Your Superannuation and TPD Benefits: Advice from Legal Experts

Superannuation & TPD Explained

Are you making the most of your superannuation and TPD benefits in Australia? Many people may not realise the full extent of their entitlements and may be missing out on valuable financial support.  Superannuation and TPD (Total and Permanent Disability) benefits can provide crucial financial assistance in the event of serious illness or injury. However, […]

How to Maximise Your Workers’ Compensation Benefits After a Workplace Injury

Workers' Compensation Benefits

Have you ever been injured at work? Being injured at work can be an exhausting time for people affected, not only from the injury itself but the consequences of missing work, requiring medical treatment and the overall emotional impact it may have on the individual. The worker’s compensation system in NSW provides assistance and support […]

A Comprehensive Guide To Motor Vehicle Accident Claims

Vehicle Accident Claims

If you have been injured in a car accident, you may encounter a very stressful time. While recovering from your injury and any trauma that you have experienced should be at the top of your agenda, it’s important to remember that lodging a motor vehicle accident claim can help you access the compensation you may […]

The Complete Guide To Why A Lawyer Should Handle Your TPD Claims

TPD Claims

What Is TPD? Total Permanent Disability (TPD) Insurance provides you with cover in the chance that you were to become permanently disabled as a result of an accident or an illness or have been permanently unable to work at any capacity in any occupation based on any prior education, skills, training or experience.  TPD insurance […]

A Guide To Personal Injury and TPD Claims

Work Injury

When you suffer an injury or develop an illness that prevents you from working in the future, it is inevitably a stressful and challenging time for you and your family. In this difficult time, it’s imperative that you gain access to the range of benefits that you’re entitled to under the superannuation fund that you […]

A Guide To Understanding Workers Compensation NSW

workers compensation

Understanding workers compensation NSW can be difficult and tiresome as there are several legalities and specifics involved. It is important to understand what workers compensation claims may entail, and how they will benefit you. At McDonnell Schroder, we have a team of highly experienced and knowledgeable personal injury lawyers, superannuation lawyers, wills and estate lawyers […]

Can You Claim Travel Expenses When You Have Been Injured?

travel expenses

Many people injured in accidents are unaware that they may be entitled to reimbursement of their travel expenses for medical appointments. These travel expenses including petrol for travel as well as parking and tolls.  These travel costs can be expensive when you have multiple appointments with doctors.  This is particularly true when you are injured […]