Month: September 2018

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Franking credits inquiry announced: Have your story heard – The Alliance for a Fairer Retirement System

Video featuring John Maroney, CEO, SMSF Association & Ian Henschke, Chief Advocate, National Seniors Published on the Alliance for a Fairer Retirement System website, 28 September 2018 The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics has announced an inquiry into the implication of removing refundable franking credits. This inquiry will report on the use of…

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Three-year SMSF audits are no ‘fix-all’ solution

Opinion piece written by John Maroney, CEO, SMSF Association Published in the Australian Financial Review on 12 September 2018.  In the 2018 federal budget, the government announced a proposal to allow self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) with good record-keeping and compliance records to have an audit once every three years rather than every year. At first…