SMSF

You may be aware that the Australian Tax Office (ATO) has issued letters to nearly 18,000 SMSF trustees as part of a campaign to ensure trustees are aware of their investment obligations. Of key concern is ensuring that trustees have considered diversification and liquidity of their...

Superannuation rules in effect for the 2018/19 financial year continue to limit the amount of money Australians can contribute to the tax advantaged superannuation system. So, how much can you contribute this financial year? Here’s a brief summary. Contributions which qualify for a tax deduction: Concessional contributions (which include...

In February this year, the Government passed legislation which prevents trustees of APRA-regulated funds from providing insurance to members with inactive superannuation accounts, unless a member has directed otherwise. It is a common practice for many individuals with an SMSF to also have a secondary APRA-regulated fund which provides them with...

With the end of the financial year fast approaching, now is the perfect time to ensure everything is in place for your SMSF before 30 June. The following are some superannuation strategies that you might want to know more about to get the best out...

An SMSF friendly budget is the good news coming out of the 2018-19 Federal Budget. With SMSF members still working through the wide-reaching and complex superannuation changes which took effect from 1 July 2017, this Federal Budget will provide much needed stability while looking to...

The Federal Treasurer, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP, delivered his third Federal Budget on the 8th of May 2018. Like many Australians, we tuned in to find out how the announcement would impact our clients. The Government is pitching a plan to deliver tax relief...

The end of the financial year is a good time to think about how you could grow your super and start saving for retirement. Here are some options you could consider to help growing your super. Contributions which qualify for a tax deduction: Concessional contributions (which include...

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