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SMSFA recognises member achievements
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 25 FEB 2019
... of the self-managed sector. He pointed to the association's resolutely non-partisan history, and said it had never held back from calling out poor policy, flagging the SMSFA's intention to continue battling against Labor's franking credit policy.
Labor responds to Royal Commission final report
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 25 FEB 2019
The Labor Party will look to ban the payment of grandfathered commissions by January 2020 if successful at the upcoming Federal election. Responding to the final report, Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen said the party has already tabled a bill to end ...
Royal Commission and its one canoe message is on point
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 25 FEB 2019
... addressed the strong final day crowd. He said the Federal Government wanted to see the SMSF industry grow. Robert said Labor's franking credit policy was entirely aimed at the SMSF sector, and intended to shrink it by forcing people into APRA ...
No one-size-fits-all approach to franking changes
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 22 FEB 2019
Investment experts are split on how SMSFs should invest if Labor's proposed franking credit refund policy is enacted. On day two of the Self-managed Super Fund Association's national conference in Melbourne this week, a panel of experts ...
Super needs a clear objective: Cooper
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 21 FEB 2019
... continue to be in the interests of other areas, not the retirement savings of Australians. Referring specifically to Labor's proposed franking credit changes - which have been discussed at length throughout the conference - Cooper said Labor's ...
SMSFA turns up the heat on franking debate
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 21 FEB 2019
... Self-Managed Superannuation Fund Association's national conference in Melbourne, but one dominated. Opposition to Labor's franking credits policy rose on the opening day of the conference yesterday, with several distinguished speakers ...
Government carves out super deal
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 15 FEB 2019
... (Protecting Your Superannuation Package) Bill 2018 passed the Senate after a deal was struck with the Greens and after Labor refused to guide the legislation without amendments. However, the Federal Government made significant concessions to the ...
Government moves on Royal Commission super recommendations
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 FEB 2019
... part of our retention strategy," Elia said at the time. In a media release, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg called on Labor to support the Government's actions, with the legislation before the Senate. "The Government calls on Bill Shorten and ...
Chief economist update: RBA still in denial
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 FEB 2019
... that the RBA continues to hitch its star on the improving labour market and its impact on wages. "The outlook for the labor market remains positive. The unemployment rate is 5%, the lowest in six years. With the economy expected to continue to ...
Royal Commission sobering and overdue: Labor
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 5 FEB 2019
Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen said a Labor government will establish a Treasury taskforce to help implement all of the recommendations from the banking and financial services Royal Commission. Responding immediately after the public release of the ...
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