Two recent cases highlight the importance of a valid Binding Death Benefit Nomination (BDBN) and succession planning, especially who control
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There has been much discussion surrounding the updated Independence Guide, published by the APESB and professional accounting bodies, concer
Superannuation death benefits should continue to be a legitimate source of excepted trust income distributions, despite the new testamentary
A recent change to the tax treatment of income from super in a testamentary trust may require some SMSF clients to update their estate plans
While recent legislation regarding excepted trust income and testamentary trusts raises a number of wider estate planning concerns, there is
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