Superannuation

How to prepare your superannuation for end of financial year 2019-20

How to prepare your superannuation for end of financial year 2019-20

Here are some tips on how you can prepare your superannuation before end of financial year, as well as some tax considerations.

ATO increases security on superannuation early access scheme

ATO increases security on superannuation early access scheme

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has enhanced its security measures for the superannuation early access...
Coronavirus and superannuation: what are the changes?

Coronavirus and superannuation: what are the changes?

The Australian Government has announced various financial assistance initiatives for businesses and individuals...
ATO shares guidelines for SMSF investment strategies

ATO shares guidelines for SMSF investment strategies

The Australian Taxation Office has produced guidelines on self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) investment...
Businesses face new superannuation changes to payroll reporting

Businesses face new superannuation changes to payroll reporting

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has introduced new superannuation rules for employers that will...
SMSFs with late annual returns face restrictions under new ATO rules

SMSFs with late annual returns face restrictions under new ATO rules

Self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) with late annual returns, or late income tax returns, may face...
How to use superannuation catch-up concessional contributions

How to use superannuation catch-up concessional contributions

With the new financial year well underway, it’s time to consider how you can top up your superannuation...
FAQs: 6 things you need to know about superannuation

FAQs: 6 things you need to know about superannuation

Superannuation is essential to a happy and comfortable retirement, however the rules are complicated...
What you need to know about Transfer Balance Account Reports (TBAR) for self-managed superannuation funds

What you need to know about Transfer Balance Account Reports (TBAR) for self-managed superannuation funds

If you have a self-managed super fund (SMSF) and are looking to draw an income from it soon, then you...
ATO scrutinises self-managed super fund (SMSF) investment strategies

ATO scrutinises self-managed super fund (SMSF) investment strategies

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has pushed 18,000 self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustees to improve...
What you need to know about recent changes to superannuation

What you need to know about recent changes to superannuation

New superannuation rules have come into force to protect super accounts from unnecessary fees, so it’s...
How to set up a new self-managed super fund (SMSF)

How to set up a new self-managed super fund (SMSF)

Your superannuation is the cornerstone of your retirement plans, so it’s vital to follow the correct...
Tax for SMSF members What personal contribution deduction can I claim

Tax for SMSF members: What personal contribution deductions can I claim?

As a member of a self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) there are different types of contributions you...
Taxation on cryptocurrencies in self-managed super funds (SMSFs)

Taxation on cryptocurrencies in self-managed super funds (SMSFs)

As the prevalence in cryptocurrencies investment is on the increase, it's important to know about the taxing environment of this emerging asset class.

Understanding superannuation downsizing contributions for those aged 65 or older

Understanding superannuation downsizing contributions for those aged 65 or older

As an incentive for people to downsize their homes, those aged 65 or older can now contribute part or all of the proceeds of a home sale to super.