Budget proposals advisers need to know

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

A change in the work test would create room to manoeuvre for retirement income and taxes. Proposals would also affect the age pension income test and more. Max Newnham writes.

Adviser rues change in SMSF audit rule

Monday, 21 May 2018
A proposal to allow some SMSFs to be audited only every three years could result in more minor infractions to justify yearly reports, specialist tax planner Max Newnham said.

The SMSF time bomb

Tuesday, 17 April 2018
The nation risks a crisis if the financial services industry doesn't address what will happen when ageing SMSF trustees lose the ability and the desire to manage them.

Labor sheds light on super tax change proposals

Thursday, 5 April 2018
Kristina Keneally and Chris Bowen say if the party wins the next election it will go ahead with proposed changes to non-concessional caps and the Division 293 threshold.

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