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Deductible Contribution Opportunity

23 March in SMSF

If you want to reduce your personal tax this year, you are able to take advantage of changes to the Superannuation contribution rules.In the past, unless you were salary sacrificing, salary and wage earners were not able to contribute to Super to reduce their taxable income. ...

Update – “Downsizing” Contributions

28 February in SMSF

"Downsizing" Contributions Are you over 65 and wish that you had put more money into Superannuation?  Many older Australian's are now realising that topping up Super just before retirement is not as easy as they imagined, or it may now be even impossible for some.From 1...

Salary Sacrificing? Important Message

10 July in SMSF

We would like to remind all clients that from the 1st of July 2017, the concessional contributions cap has been lowered to $25,000 for everyone regardless of age.As this is a significant decrease, it is possible that your current salary sacrifice arrangements with your employer may...

Super Changes – 1.6 Million Pension Transfer Cap

23 November in Australian Superannuation, Government & ATO, Industry News, Latest News, SMSF

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]On the 9th of November 2016, the Government introduced legislation into Parliament that covers many area's of Superannuation under the auspices of fairness.The legislation is the result of amended 2016-17 budget reforms previously announced.Once passed by the Parliament, these measures will take affect for the 1st...

Budget 2016/17 Changes to Super

26 May in SMSF

2016 Federal BudgetThere have been some big changes in to Superannuation in the recent budget. It is important to note that at this stage the changes have not been legislated, however with opposition support in the majority of policy positions, it is likely that...

Unlock SMSF Speed X 4

26 April in SMSF

There are four factors that contribute to better Super outcomes:  Contributions, Expenses, Investment Returns & Tax.  Mastering the four factors will revolutionise how you grow your Super.  But you can't master it if you are working on outdated information.Planning has immense power to improve your...