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Up-to-date, specialised strategy is core component of an SMSF professional’s arsenal. SMSF Adviser analyses and interprets regulatory and legislative changes to ensure the SMSF sector is kept informed on the tips, tools and best practice for serving SMSF trustees.

Latest Strategy

Planning for incapacity

SMSF clients should ensure they have valid enduring powers of attorney in place and that the attorney nominated can fulfill their duties. Fa

Why didn’t my SMSF auditor check that?

SMSF auditors are the last link in a long superannuation chain before the annual return gets lodged. And when things go wrong, SMSF auditors

The impact of penalty interest on SMSF loans

An SMSF trustee that is considering repaying an LRBA early or refinancing an LRBA should review the loan agreement and consider carefully th

More ECPI changes on the horizon

While the proposed changes to exempt current pension income are likely to cause some temporary disruption for the SMSF industry, they should

Single Touch Payroll — are SMSFs covered?

While it’s important that advisers and employers are aware of their Single Touch Payroll (STP) and PAYG obligations, SMSF professionals an

Age considerations with SMSF set-ups

Helping a client to decide whether an SMSF is right for them can depend on a wide range of factors and there can also be some specific consi

Identifying flaws in BDBNs, pension documents

It is not uncommon for there to be patchy documentation with competing wishes and directions expressed by members in BDBNs, pension documen

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