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A June checklist for SMSF trustees

April 2019 Opinion piece written by John Maroney, CEO, SMSF Association Published in the Australian Financial Review on 29 April 2019 With just a few months until the end of the financial year, now’s the time to be organising your DIY super fund. Here’s what to do. For SMSF trustees, the end of the financial year…

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Upcoming Federal Election: Are you across the major parties’ super and tax policies?

April 2019 The Federal Election has been called for Saturday May 18 2019 and both major parties have outlined their superannuation and tax policies. The following provides a short guide on potential policies at the time of writing. Click here to download the guide. Disclaimer: The information contained in this document is provided for educational…

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2019 SMSF Association Federal Budget recording

April 2019 Hear from the SMSF Association’s Head of Policy, Jordan George, as he covers the key changes announced in last week’s Federal Budget, which are most relevant to SMSFs and superannuation.  These include: Superannuation work test changes Exempt current pension income SuperStream  ALP superannuation policy

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What do the 2019-20 Federal Budget outcomes mean for your SMSF?

Government delivers surplus election friendly 2019-20 Federal Budget – Leaves superannuation largely untouched April 2019 A surplus election budget is the news coming out of the 2019-20 Federal Budget. With superannuation left largely untouched, the Government focused on further personal income tax cuts. However, three key announcements include providing more flexibility for individuals to contribute…