Second tranche of draft super laws released

28-Sep-2016|By Krystine Lumanta

The federal government today released the second tranche of exposure draft legislation for superannuation reforms that were included in the 2016 federal budget. In a joint statement, Treasurer Scott Morrison and Revenue and Financial Services.. Read More

Dixon Advisory, Evans and Partners merge


Wealth management groups Evans and Partners and Dixon Advisory have merged to create a new combined business, Evans Dixon. Announcing the signing of a heads of agreement to create the merged entity today, the two.. Read More

ATO issues further LRBA determination


The ATO today released a new tax determination (TD) addressing the remaining issues with limited recourse borrowing arrangements (LRBA) and the non-arm’s-length income (NALI) provisions in the income tax law. .. Read More

New SRI portfolio draws in SMSFs


Advisory firm VFS Group has launched a socially responsible investment (SRI) portfolio with SMSFs in mind as trustees’ need for greater control begins to progress into opportunities that better align with their.. Read More

Report confirms SMSF investment trends


SMSFs were attaining their international exposure mainly through exchange-traded funds (ETF) and managed funds, the latest analysis from Class has revealed. The “June 2016 SMSF Benchmark Report” found.. Read More

Ex-adviser charged over fraud


A former Sydney financial adviser has been formally charged in the Local Court of New South Wales with 19 counts of engaging in dishonest conduct with SMSF funds. ASIC, which brought the charges, alleged Gabriel .. Read More

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