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Federal Budget: Industry responds
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 APR 2019
... protection of consumers, but are concerned by how much it will cost," he said. Meanwhile, SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney praised the Government's light approach to super in this year's Budget. "Many SMSF trustees and their advisers ...
SMSFA recognises member achievements
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 25 FEB 2019
... program. BGL corporate solutions manager Ron Lesh took out the association's Chair Award, which SMSFA chief executive John Maroney said recognised the significant contribution Lesh made to the association throughout 2018. The SMSFA also recognised its ...
SMSFA turns up the heat on franking debate
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 21 FEB 2019
... away on expensive cars. And that's frankly happening now." Following the panel session, SMSFA chief executive John Maroney said the peak SMSF advocacy body had been sure to weigh into the debate. "We believe this policy is poorly designed and would ...
Opportunities outweigh threats when it comes to SMSFs
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 FEB 2019
... experts discussed the role of self-managed superannuation funds in Australia's super system. SMSFA chief executive John Maroney acknowledged the difficulties faced by the sector in the year approaching, specifically highlighting matters such as the upcoming ...
Spousal top ups to beat super balance inequity
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 14 FEB 2019
... withdrawal restrictions, and lack of flexibility and impact of spousal contribution measures," SMSFA chief executive John Maroney said. "In our opinion, a rollover measure would be far more effective." The association is also calling for an increase ...
Superannuation reforms splits opinion: Spot poll
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 14 JAN 2019
... sustainability of the self-managed super sector (SMSF) has been welcomed by the Association. SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said the recommendation to introduce specialist training requirements for people providing advice to set up an ...
FASEA to assess professional advice designations
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 13 DEC 2018
... that FASEA should adopt the position to ensure consistency, clarity and simplicity. SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said he understands the current proposal is for licensees to approve 70% of a financial adviser's CPD each year. "From the ...
FASEA listens as advice industry combs blueprint
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 20 NOV 2018
... professional designation, which is an area that we will be carefully looking at." SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said the blueprint shows "work remains to be done" to ensure a just recognition of existing advisers' prior learning and education. ...
Knowledge, action gap puts SMSF savings at risk: Research
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 19 NOV 2018
... would turn the world of many self-funded retirees upside down, the association said. SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said regulatory instability will always be difficult to navigate but specialist SMSF advice can help. "There really should ...
Franking credits inquiry launched
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 20 SEP 2018
... were concerned Labor's crackdown would severely affect retirees. According to SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney, the SMSFA is still "resolutely opposed" to the proposal, and will use inquiry to make a detailed submission to the inquiry ...
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