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Tony Zhang

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Tony Zhang is a journalist at Accountants Daily, which is the leading source of news, strategy and educational content for professionals working in the accounting sector.

Since joining the Momentum Media team in 2020, Tony has written for a range of its publications including Lawyers Weekly, Adviser Innovation, ifa and SMSF Adviser. He has been full-time on Accountants Daily since September 2021.

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Matthew Linden

Halting 12% SG rise to add $33bn to pension spending

Dumping the legislated increase in the super guarantee would add $33 billion to age pension costs over coming decades, n... Read More
TPB raises the bar on CPE requirement

TPB raises the bar on CPE requirement

Advisers are set to see a substantial increase in minimum continuing professional education hours each year as the Tax P... Read More
BGL managing director Ron Lesh

Indexation of TBC ‘a nightmare’, says BGL

The indexation of the transfer balance cap will cause too many complexities, and if a solution is not found quickly, it ... Read More

Former accountant who defrauded SMSF investors appeals convictions

A former accountant who had been convicted of defrauding investors, which included SMSF clients, has successfully appeal... Read More
SAPEPAA appoints new directors

SAPEPAA appoints new directors

A newly formed advice industry body has appointed three additional new directors to its leadership team. ... Read More
ASFA pushes for removal of TBC

ASFA pushes for removal of TBC

The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) has called for the removal of the controversial transfer bal... Read More
Nicholas Ali

New ATO investment strategy guidelines can benefit trustees amid unce...

The ATO’s new investment strategy guidelines have caused the need for increased compliance, but SMSFs can use this to ... Read More

Additional licence conditions imposed on financial advice firm

Inadequate risk controls and poor supervision has led to the corporate regulator imposing conditions on a financial advi... Read More
CPA Australia

CPA Australia pushes for rethink of ASIC funding model

CPA Australia has called for changes to ASIC’s full cost recovery model, noting it is greatly impacting on the supply ... Read More
SMSFs cautioned on key compliance risk areas for 2021

SMSFs cautioned on key compliance risk areas for 2021

SMSF professionals will need to effectively manage emerging risks as compliance increases over the next 12 months, warns... Read More

$36bn stripped from super during COVID-19

The latest report from the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has revealed that workers withdrew more tha... Read More
Advice fees jump over 20%

Advice fees jump over 20%

Median advice fees have gone up more than 20 per cent over the last two years, as the cost of doing business increases a... Read More
Ben Lacey

The arm’s length test

Is there a legal requirement to have a commercial lease in place with unrelated tenants? Read More
Understanding ATO’s new admin penalty approach

Understanding ATO’s new admin penalty approach

With the ATO recently releasing new guidance on SMSF administrative penalties, technical specialists have flagged common... Read More

ASIC suspends AFS licence of SMSF investment firm

ASIC has suspended the Australian financial services (AFS) licence of a Queensland-based financial services provider for... Read More


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