Vintage/veteran/muscle cars are considered collectibles and personal use assets.
It’s important to know that when it comes to your SMSF, collectibles and personal use assets can’t be:
The ATO’s interpretation of these rules is very strict. Storage of a car is not permitted to be at the residence of a member of the SMSF or used or even maintained by them or a related party.
Related parties are:
More information on collectables and personal-use assets can be found on the ATO website
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