Confusion lingers over post-death insurance

22-Feb-2018|By Malavika Santhebennur

There is a lack of clarity around the post-death receipt of insurance and questions remain over which member accounts it can be credited to, according to the SMSF Association. SMSF Association head of education and technical Peter Hogan said .. Read More

No need for investor panic over equities


The recent stock market rout has SMSF investors wondering what the turbulence means for them. But investors should not panic - 2018 still has the potential to be a positive year for stocks globally after the dust set.. Read More

Registered tax adviser numbers bounce back


The Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) has revealed the total number of registered tax financial advisers stands at around 19,000 following the 31 January renewal deadline. TPB chair Ian Taylor said just over 19,000 t.. Read More

Health services next step for super


Consideration should be given as to whether superannuation funds can provide their members who are in retirement with health services, an industry panel has suggested. Speaking at a thought leadership breakfast c.. Read More

Fundamentals key to related-party investments


SMSF advisers must follow and understand 11 fundamental rules when dealing with related-party-type investments in order to efficiently assess and rectify transactions, an SMSF technical expert has said. “En.. Read More

SMSF body backs national focus on elder abuse


The SMSF Association has backed the federal government’s decision to adopt a national and consistent approach to the issue of elder abuse. Attorney-General Christian Porter has announced the Council of Atto.. Read More

Browse all news

Video: SMSFA Conference Day 3

Wrap up from Day 3 of the SMSF Association National Conference.. View more

Video: SMSFA Conference Day 2

Welcome to video wrap up from Day 2.. View more

Video: SMSFA Conference Day 1

Welcome to video wrap up from day 1 of the SMSFA conference.. View more