Watch the Future of SMSF Licensing webinar
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Watch the Future of SMSF Licensing webinar

With a great turnout to the webinar on the Future of SMSF Licensing (nearly 350 people logging in), I have now uploaded this recording for those who missed it, want to watch it again or simply didn’t realise it was on! A special thanks to my guest panelists, Liz Westover, Head of Superannuation, ICAA and … Continue reading »

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Join me for the SMSF Quarterly Wrap webinar

Join me for the next SMSF Quarterly Wrap webinar, where in this one hour session I will be discussing at the latest technical and regulatory issues impacting self managed super funds. The last quarter has been another busy one for SMSFs with changes announced from the Mid-Year Economic & Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO), in particular around … Continue reading »

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WEBINAR – SMSF limited recourse borrowing arrangements

  The topic of borrowing in super continues to gain momentum with a growing number of SMSFs looking to establish limited recourse borrowing arrangements (LRBAs) to acquire property. The next SMSF Academy webinar will discuss the latest issues impacting LRBAs including: Understanding the Commissioner’s views in the final ruling, SMSFR 2012/1: application of key concepts … Continue reading »

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WEBINAR: SMSF Quarterly Wrap

Keep up-to-date with the latest technical and regulatory issues impacting self-managed super funds with the “SMSF Quarterly Wrap”. The last three months has seen a range of important information or changes impacting SMSFs including: The ATO releasing their compliance program and key target areas for SMSFs; new requirements for SMSF trustees from 1 July 2012 … Continue reading »

Launching the Top10 SMSF strategies for 2012-13
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Launching the Top10 SMSF strategies for 2012-13

I’m pleased to announce the launch of my Top10 SMSF strategies for 2012-13 webinar to be held at 11am AEST, Thursday, 23 August 2012.  With more than 410 attendees to last year’s session, this is the most anticipated SMSF webinar for 2012!! In addition to the webinar, all attendees will receive a free copy of … Continue reading »

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Watch the Federal Budget Webinar

Find out more about the impact of the 2012 Federal Budget on the superannuation sector, by watching this webinar conducted by The SMSF Academy. The webinar looks at the key changes to the additional contributions tax to apply to high income earners and the impact of the deferral of the extended concessional contribution limit for … Continue reading »

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Budget delivers a fix for now but problems for the future

It was a budget that certainly delivered on news that the Government was tightening its belt to deliver a budget surplus for 2012-13 and superannuation was certainly not immune from this pain.  Unfortunately though, as a result of the announced changes in tonight’s budget, we are likely to see confidence in the superannuation sector erode … Continue reading »

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Wishlist or wishful thinking for a super budget?

Many people within the super industry have been moving uncomfortably in their chairs since the Government filtered out of news of an additional level of contributions tax on high income earners (greater than $300,000).  This nervousness is justified as it is again another example of going for an easy revenue grab when confidence and stability … Continue reading »

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Family Law & SMSF Webinar

The SMSF Academy is pleased to announce its next SMSF webinar on Family Law & SMSFs. This session includes Accredited Specialist in Family Law, Melissa Cantwell as a guest panelist.  Melissa will discuss key issues of family law when dealing with SMSFs and the important role of the advisor when dealing with payment splitting of … Continue reading »