Monthly Archives: July 2014

Basics about Super – Five basics to know about the super system

Superannuation Guarantee (SG) – All Employers must pay at least the value of 9.5% (from 1 July 2014) of your wages/salary (not FROM your pay, but it’s another expense of the employer) to your member account in a super fund … Continue reading

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Masterclass SMSF – What’s involved in a self-managed super fund? What are they?

  Self-Managed Super Funds (SMSF or DIY Super) are the biggest sector of superannuation savings in Australia See ATO (use this link if it drops off the words https://www.ato.gov.au/Media-centre/Media-releases/SMSF-industry-continues-to-grow/). So what is involved in a self-managed super fund, and what … Continue reading

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CASE STUDY – With his share of the sale of a business nearly due, Garry and Ingrid wanted control using a Self-Managed Super fund (SMSF) and to start living their retirement

WHERE they were at – Both Garry and Ingrid had worked hard – Ingrid some part-time work over the years, and Garry the last few years in partnership in financial services. Garry was ready to settle down now, because he … Continue reading

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NEWS – Self-Managed Superannuation owners (SMSF) more satisfied, but warning to remember new ATO powers

As the largest sector of the total superannuation pool in Australia, surveys show that self-managed super fund (SMSF) owners are more satisfied, which is good news, but trustees must remember that new ATO powers began from 1 July 2014. Australians … Continue reading

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