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As the 2015-2016 financial year draws to a close, there are a few very important tasks self-managed super funds (SMSFs) members and trustees need to take care of. Make your contributions on time Review your investment strategy Check you comply with in-house asContinue Reading...

The ATO has been granted a new set of powers, including the capacity to fine SMSF Trustees for compliance breaches.  Previously, when an SMSF contravened the super laws, the ATO had a limited range of options available to it to enforce compliance.  On 18 MarContinue Reading...

The Federal Treasurer, Wayne Swan described his sixth Federal Budget as a ‘sensible, calm and responsible approach that puts jobs first’. This Budget could be described as uneventful as it contained little in the way of sweeteners for middle income earnersContinue Reading...

There have been numerous changes to the superannuation sector in recent time and more specifically to how SMSFs are administered. It can be very difficult for trustees to stay up to date with changes and manage them effectively. We always aim to keep things siContinue Reading...

From 1 July 2013 Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF) trustees will no longer be able to transfer listed shares into super via an off-market transfer arrangement. The transferring of shares into the superannuation environment is called an in specie transfer. This tyContinue Reading...

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