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

24-Apr-2017

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.. Read More

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

24-Apr-2017

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.. 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

A vital SMSF question: a corporate trustee or individual trustees?

24-Apr-2017

A self-managed super statistic that doesn’t seem to change much over the years is the strong preference of new SMSFs for individual trustees rather than a corporate trustee. The latest-available tax office.. Read More

Risk cover now poses real dilemma

19-Apr-2017

SMSF advisers will now have to consider carefully how they structure their clients’ risk cover either inside the super fund or external to it, a senior technical executive has said. The first consideration .. Read More

Apprehension building over LRBA draft laws

19-Apr-2017

The federal government’s next exposure draft legislation, which will determine whether assets held under a limited recourse borrowing arrangement (LRBA) will be counted towards an individual’s total super.. Read More

Streamlined SMSF processes on Panorama radar

19-Apr-2017

BT Financial Group (BTFG) will look to create better flow between processes for its SMSF-related services, such as borrowing, on its BT Panorama platform over the next 12 months. “To take borrowing as an ex.. Read More

CAANZ set to deliver practice support

19-Apr-2017

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) has revealed it is finalising its 2017/18 practice support program for licensed and unlicensed members. The program will aim to provide members with a choic.. Read More

New book tackles super challenges for SMSFs

19-Apr-2017

Two tax and SMSF experts have released a new book to help trustees take the best steps in preparation for the incoming, complex changes to superannuation. Major Street Publishing fast-tracked the release of Keep .. Read More

Video: Day three of the SMSFA conference

See highlights from the National Conference..View more

Video: Day two of the SMSFA conference

See highlights from the National Conference..View more