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Adrian Flores

AUTHOR|No. of Articles: 216

Adrian Flores is the deputy editor of SMSF Adviser. Before that, he was the features editor for ifa (Independent Financial Adviser), InvestorDaily, Risk Adviser, Fintech Business and Adviser Innovation.

You can email Adrian at [email protected].

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SMSF auditors disciplined by ASIC

ASIC has named a number of SMSF auditors that it has had to disqualify, suspend or impose conditions due to concerns abo... Read More
Clint Jackson

LRBA relief limited in practice, says law firm

While the ATO guidance regarding SMSF loan relief due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic is useful, its practice is... Read More

Court dismisses appeal of SMSF death benefits decision

A Victorian court’s dismissal of an appeal on a decision made on SMSF death benefits has put into focus the high stand... Read More

Rent relief guidance given on non-geared unit trusts

The Tax Office has provided further guidance on its regulatory position regarding rent relief for commercial tenants, ... Read More
Graeme Colley

2 factors key to effective crisis pension strategy

Trustees should be considering a couple of key factors in their SMSFs to ride out economic shocks like the one caused by... Read More
Shelly Banton

‘Fast-tracking’ of e-signatures inevitable, auditor says

An SMSF auditor predicts that a silver lining of the COVID-19 pandemic is that the industry will “fast-track” the ad... Read More
Paul May

SMSF offshoring issues to worsen amid COVID-19

SMSF service providers engaging in offshore outsourcing are facing greater supervision and control challenges as the COV... Read More
Natalie Cameron and Heather Gray

Super, investments ombudsmen added to AFCA ranks

The Australian Financial Complaints Authority has appointed two lead ombudsmen, one to head up the investments and advic... Read More
Naomi Kewley

Tenants without JobKeeper can still seek rent relief

Commercial tenants that don’t qualify for JobKeeper but still want rent relief from their landlords can do so provided... Read More
Daniel Andrews

Victoria announces tax relief for landlords

The Victorian government has revealed its plan for land tax relief for landlords as part of a $500 million package to re... Read More

AFCA gives extra leeway to respond to complaints

The Australian Financial Complaints Authority has given financial firms a time extension to respond to complaints due to... Read More
Dana Fleming

No compliance activity for loan relief in FY20, says ATO

The ATO has announced that it will not be taking any compliance action against SMSFs seeking commercial loan relief this... Read More

Over $100bn liquidity needed for super system

An actuarial consultant has called for a review of ways to mitigate cash-flow risks in superannuation while estimating t... Read More
Sarah Lancaster

Wrong calculation for JobKeeper could turn ‘ugly’

Businesses applying the government’s JobKeeper scheme in good faith could be caught out by a potentially “ugly” ca... Read More
John Maroney

SMSFA throws weight behind ASIC’s affordable advice push

The SMSF Association has joined four other major professional bodies in supporting a range of measures from ASIC aimed a... Read More


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