Shorten’s LRBA ban for SMSFs “ill-conceived”

24-Apr-2017|By Krystine Lumanta

Opposition leader Bill Shorten’s recent suggestion that a ban on the use of direct borrowing by SMSFs should be revisited to help cool an overheated housing market has been labelled a poor attempt to attack the sector as statistics show no .. Read More

Limit advice to 30 June issues

26-Apr-2017

Financial advisers and licensed accountants have been instructed to keep advice to issues that must be resolved before 30 June as many are being overwhelmed by the impact of the incoming super changes on their client.. Read More

TTR conversion has new significance

26-Apr-2017

The impending implementation of the new super rules should be the catalyst for advisers to encourage SMSF members to switch from a transition-to-retirement (TTR) income stream to an account-based pension, a technical.. Read More

LRBA change will put advisers at risk

24-Apr-2017

Treasury’s last minute proposal to count assets under a limited recourse borrowing arrangement (LRBA) towards an individual’s super balance and transfer balance cap will leave financial advisers exposed t.. Read More

Unit trusts to experience revival

24-Apr-2017

A sector consultant has predicted an increase in the use of unit trusts by SMSFs as a means of making compliance with the $1.6 million transfer balance cap under the new superannuation measures easier for trustees in.. Read More

Plenty Plus integrates with Class

24-Apr-2017

Online transactional advice solution portal for unlicensed accountants Plenty Plus has added integration with Class Super that will give users the ability to automatically determine which of their existing clients ha.. Read More

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