New SMSFs that were reviewed by the ATO at registration will need to lodge their return 31 October, even where a tax professional has been a
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SMSFs have been warned that holding onto property assets to avoid claims on personal guarantees may be a compliance issue.
When advising on binding death benefit nominations, advisers need to consider the risk of death benefits potentially becoming subject to pro
A recontribution strategy in reverse can be a useful option for clients with lower balances and limited cash in their fund.
The Full Federal Court has granted an appeal by by James Mawhinney to overturn a ban restraining him from advertising investments and raisin
A decision to exclude managed investment schemes from the CSLR means the scheme will fail to adequately protect consumers, the SMSF Associat
A law firm has warned SMSF professionals on the dangers of including references to beneficiaries in member statements and stressed the impor
The Tax Office has announced it will begin contacting professionals with arrangements that are likely to be high risk.
The Albanese government has opened up consultation on the Minister Rules for the Financial Accountability Regime.
With the safe harbour interest rate expected to see a significant jump for the 2023–24 income year, this may prompt some SMSFs to refinanc
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