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Six associations form new alliance
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 8 MAY 2018
... taxes and carefully saved for retirement through their SMSF or small APRA fund. SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney welcomed the creation of the alliance and stressed the need for clear communication on key issues. Presently the issue is about ...
Government to increase SMSF member limit
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 30 APR 2018
... have one member. Less than 4% of SMSFs have three and four members respectively. SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said the proposal receives its tick of approval as six members will provide greater flexibility in structuring SMSFs. "This ...
RECAP: Advice in the Royal Commission spotlight (Days 6- 9)
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 27 APR 2018
... enforceable undertakings with financial advice licensees. At the SMSF Expo in Melbourne, SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said: "I don't want to go into detail about an inquiry that is proceeding, except to say this. We believe that the ...
SMSF tool receives industry tick
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 9 APR 2018
... reserves by SMSFs should only be for specific and legitimate purposes," SMSF Association chief executive officer John Maroney said. The association also believes the ATO's move is an example of proactive regulatory behaviour. "We believe this is an excellent ...
Industry welcomes pensioners' dividend tax policy exemption: Poll
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 3 APR 2018
... Australians who have not yet reached pension age and are long-term unemployed." SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said it's only right that aged pensioners are exempt but there are still "serious reservations" about the fairness and efficacy ...
Labor's amended cash dividend refunds fall short: SMSFA
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 MAR 2018
... allowance recipient before 28 March 2018 will also be exempt from the changes. SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said it's only right that aged pensioners are exempt but there are still "serious reservations" about the fairness and efficacy ...
Industry responds to latest FASEA guidance
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 MAR 2018
... implementation of the new educational and ethical standards is progressing on a much sounder footing," SMSFA chief executive John Maroney said. "The newly released educational pathway guidance illustrates that FASEA has listened closely to the industry ...
Labor's imputation credit reform cops industry backlash
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 MAR 2018
... Association has hit back at the proposal claiming it unfairly targets the SMSF sector. SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said it singles out SMSF members who will be part of a small group taxed higher than their marginal tax rate. "Instead ...
SMSF industry hails ATO appointment
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 6 MAR 2018
... well as boutique managed funds. She has also previously worked for PwC in London. SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney said the ATO's appointment of Fleming is to be lauded. "Her knowledge and experience position her well to assume this key ...
Complaints authority welcomes new chair
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 1 MAR 2018
... members - a move the SMSF Association described as a "significant step" for the industry. SMSFA chief executive John Maroney said SMSF members and trustees will now have access to a dispute-settling mechanism that will enhance their ability to deal with ...
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