• banking royal commission focuses on superannuation at next public hearing
  • Treasury consults on three-year audits for some SMSFs
  • rules about what can and can’t be done with property held by self-managed super funds are often misunderstood
  • From 1 July 2018, clients aged 65 or over are able to make downsizer contributions using the proceeds from the sale of their former home
  • Income tests quick reference guide 2018-19 available
  • Discussions between Qantas and staff about the sale of Q Catering have turned ugly, with five union delegates stood down amid a row over superannuation entitlements
  • ASIC review into the quality of advice in setting up and running a self-managed superannuation fund released
  • ASIC takes action against Refocus Financial Group alleging clients were put into SMSFs and then told to advance unsecured loans to a related company of Refocus for property developments, then the entity was placed into liquidation