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Tony Zhang

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Tony Zhang is a Journalist at SMSF Adviser, which is the leading source of news, strategy and educational content for professionals working in the SMSF sector.

Since joining the team in 2020, Tony has covered various publications across the legal, financial and professional services sectors including Lawyers Weekly, Adviser Innovation, ifa and Accountants Daily.

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Federal Court

New Federal Court spousal asset ruling to have profound impacts for as...

A recent judgment handed down by the Full Court of the Federal Court will have a profound impact on the way accountants ... Read More

ASIC bans adviser for 3 years over high-risk investments

ASIC has banned a Queensland-based adviser for three years for misappropriating advice and recommending clients to inves... Read More
AIOFP seeks new amendments to CSLR

AIOFP seeks new amendments to CSLR 

The AIOFP has called for new amendments to be made for the compensation of last resort scheme (CSLR), questioning the go... Read More

Advisers aren’t the only ones wanting clearer communication on regul...

The regulation of the advice sector has been widely debated over the last 12 months and will only ramp up with next year... Read More
SMSFs warned on trends impacting discretion approaches in death benefits

SMSFs warned on trends impacting discretion approaches in death benefi...

With the rise of SMSF death benefit disputes, advisers will need to be cognisant of the challenges currently being seen ... Read More
Philip La Greca

Advisers flagged on SMSF investment strategy alignment with new DDO ch...

With the new changes to design and distribution obligations (DDO), the use of the new target market determinations (TMD)... Read More

ASIC sues timeshare company for poor financial advice outcomes

ASIC has taken court action against a timeshare company for providing poor financial advice outcomes to clients. ... Read More
FASEA consults feedback before Standard 3 amendments

FASEA consults feedback before Standard 3 amendments

FASEA is inviting feedback on proposed amendments to the wording of the contentious Standard 3 of its code of ethics. ... Read More

New rules to reduce choice complexity for SMSFs when calculating ECPI

The government has made new changes in its recent legislation to simplify choice for SMSFs when calculating exempt curre... Read More
death benefits

Assessing strategic changes to death benefits for non-tax dependants

When paying super death benefits, SMSFs may face different situations that can impact the effectiveness and flexibility ... Read More
Warren Renden

BGL makes new CAS 360 product updates

BGL has made new updates for its CAS 360 platform, including the inclusion of the new upgrades to facilitate the recentl... Read More
Warning issued as super stapling begins

Warning issued as super stapling begins

Most Australians are unaware about the introduction of super stapling or how much it could cost them. ... Read More

RBA makes November cash rate call

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has delivered its second last cash rate call for the 2021 calendar year. ... Read More
Director IDs now available online for SMSFs

Director IDs now available online for SMSFs

Australian company and SMSF directors can now register for the new director ID.  ... Read More
Class partners with Cloudoffis

Class partners with Cloudoffis to launch free workpapers solution

Class has partnered with Cloudoffis to launch a new workpapers solution for SMSF professionals.  Read More


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