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SMSFA chief slams regulators, FASEA
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 24 JAN 2020
SMSF Association chief executive John Maroney has slammed ASIC for a fact sheet published and distributed to SMSF trustees last year.
Superannuation scammer to face court
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 16 JAN 2020
The South Australian Police has arrested an SMSF investment manager who will today face the court with charges for 69 counts of deceptions.
ASIC confirms SMSF negative returns
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 14 JAN 2020
The Australian Securities and Investment Commission has told the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics that SMSF's below $200,000 have a negative return on assets.
SMSFA slams limited licensing
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 9 JAN 2020
The peak body for the self-managed super sector is calling for the end of limited licensing for professionals dealing with SMSFs.
ATO issue SMSF scam warning
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 10 DEC 2019
The Australian Tax Office has issued a warning against promoters of illegal self-managed superannuation schemes.
ASIC zeroes in on SMSF auditors
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 NOV 2019
ASIC has taken action against three SMSF auditors for breaches and deficiencies in their auditing.
SMSF scheme sees creator jailed
ELIZA BAVIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 OCT 2019
A 51-year-old was found to have unlawfully created, operated and benefitted from a fraudulent self-managed superannuation fund.
SMSFs can meet aspirational lifestyle: Research
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 22 OCT 2019
Latest research shows a significant proportion of Australians with self-managed super funds are set to retire with enough savings to fund lavish retirement lifestyles.
SMSFs not for everybody: ASIC
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 14 OCT 2019
ASIC is warning Australians to consider the appropriateness of self-managed super funds, noting controversial Productivity Commission findings which show the super vehicle is less suitable for low-balance members.
ATO warns of SMSF concentration risk
KRISTI CHENG  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 AUG 2019
The Australian Tax Office is set to contact tense o thousands of SMSFs warning of the risks of being too concentrated.
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