One on one with…Dean Hutchins


Diversified Financial Planners SMSF strategist Dean Hutchins was an early recipient of a specialist accreditation. He discusses with Darin Tyson-Chan how important it was to be recognised by his peers and the effect .. Read More

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2017 SMSF Roundtable: Thrashing out the super reform riddles


On 9 May, Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered his second federal budget, which contained two new measures impacting on superannuation – the ability for Australians over the age of 65 to contribute $300,000 into .. Read More

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The case for having a special purpose corporate trustee for an SMSF


Q: Why is it recommended to appoint a special purpose corporate as the trustee of an SMSF? A: Under section 19 of the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) (SIS) Act 1993 there are only two types of funds tha.. Read More

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From the editor: Too complicated? Who cares


The end of November saw a large number of the changes to the superannuation rules passed into law that were first announced on budget night and subsequently amended. In some ways we should be thankful for this, a.. Read More

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